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Overview of the CAD:-Inventor Package



System Requirements

List of Inventor Package Commands



The Inventor package allows a Maple user to communicate with the Autodesk Inventor application. This package includes commands to get or set the parameter values of a design.

System Requirements


This package requires Windows, and Autodesk Inventor 2014 or Autodesk Inventor 2015.

List of Inventor Package Commands


The following is a list of available commands.


OpenConnection - open a connection to Inventor


CloseConnection - close a connection to Inventor


GetActiveDocument - get the active document


GetOpenDocuments - get a list of open documents


GetDocumentName - get a document name


OpenDocument - open a document


CloseDocument - close a document


UpdateDocument - apply changes to a document


GetModelParameterList - get the list of model parameters in a document


GetUserParameterList - get the list of user parameters in a document


GetSelectedParameterList - get the list of selected parameters


GetParameterValue - get the value of a parameter


SetParameterValue - set the value of a parameter


GetParameterUnit - get the unit of a parameter


GetParameterEquation - get the equation of a parameter


SetParameterEquation - set the equation of a parameter


To display the help page for a particular Inventor command, see Getting Help with a Command in a Package.

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