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Change Presentation ColorScheme(VBA for PowerPoint)

In this article I will explain how you can change the color scheme of a presentation using VBA for PowerPoint. Basically each presentation has one or more slidemasters. Slides that come after each slidemaster will inherit the properties of the slidemaster. By changing the theme

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Tekla Open API: Ask User to Select Objects

This article explains how you can ask the user to select objects from the model using the Tekla Open API. It also provides examples as to how to filter the objects selected by the user. Step 1: Add reference to the Tekla.Structures.Model and Tekla.Structures.Drawing library

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VBA, Modify Existing Text File

In this article I will explain how you can modify an existing text file. Jump To: Example 1, Overwrite Existing File With New Data Example 2, Modify Values in Text File Example 3, Adding Open and Save File Dialogs You can download the file and code related

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Excel VBA, Arrays and Ranges

When modifying worksheets and ranges,  one option would be to modify the worksheet directly using the commands I’v explained in the article Referencing Ranges In Excel Using VBA but that would be very inefficient. Every time you read or write something to an excel sheet, you will be consuming considerable

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Tekla Open API: Start/End Point Offsets

Understanding the start and end points of a part object is essential when working with parts. Start and end points are displayed using a square at both ends of the part: By modifying the start and end point offsets you will be able to change their relative position with

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Excel VBA, Font Strikethrough

In this article I will explain how you can use VBA to add strikethrough to the font of cells and ranges. I’ve also provided a sample code which checks if a cell has the strikethrough font or not. You can download the file and code

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Tekla Open API: Insert Single Rebar

This article explains how you can add a single rebar to a concrete part in a Tekla Structure model using the Tekla Open API in VB.Net. – Step 1: Add reference to the Tekla.Structures.Model and Tekla.Structures library located in the path “C:Program FilesTekla Structures20.0ntbinplugins” and manually open

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Open Google Earth Using VBA for Access. Google Earth API

This article explains how you can use VBA for Access to open google earth. Note: The google earth API will only be available if you have Google Earth installed on your computer. The first step would be to add reference to the Google Earth 1.0 Type Library. Note the