Extensions

Getting Started With swExplorer Extensions
Contents Prerequisites Important Note Installing RemObjects Hydra Installing SystemWeaver Visual Studio Templates Create a New SystemWeaver Extension ...
Mon, 6 Jul, 2020 at 10:11 AM
How to Configure Menu Option
This article provides an example for how to add a caption and ribbon group for an extension view menu option.  Example public string GetCa...
Fri, 10 Jan, 2020 at 3:54 PM
Opening SystemWeaver Dialogs
Below is a list of dialogs that can be opened using the SystemWeaver Extension API.  bool CreateNewIssue(out IswIssue newIssue, IswItems refItems, out ...
Thu, 3 Sep, 2020 at 2:29 PM
How to Find the Top Item
The following shows how to find the top item in the displayed tree for a selected item in an extension view. This is applicable to item-view extensions. ...
Mon, 3 Feb, 2020 at 9:52 AM
How to Implement Indicator Column Highlighting
The first, left-most column in the structure tree is an indicator, or traceability column. This column can be used by views loaded to the right to indicate ...
Wed, 10 Jul, 2019 at 12:11 PM
How to Listen for Events
In a SystemWeaver extension, you can listen for events. Below is a small example in an extension. With the line shown below, a listener is add...
Fri, 20 Sep, 2019 at 2:55 PM
How to Use the Attribute Pop-up Editor
The Attribute pop-up editor allows you to display a custom attribute editor when the user clicks the edit button in the existing attribute-editor. Prere...
Thu, 19 Mar, 2020 at 4:35 PM
How to Use MultiInstanceItemView
MultiInstanceItemView makes it possible to have more than one configuration for each item view to the right of the structure tree. It allows for multiple, s...
Tue, 15 Sep, 2020 at 9:49 AM
How to Open an Item in a new or existing Tab
This article shows how to open an Item in a new or existing Tab using the Extensions API. When creating a new SystemWeaver ItemView in Visual Studio, tw...
Fri, 31 May, 2019 at 10:31 AM
How to Retrieve Icons for Specific Types
When Architects create item types, part types and issues using the swArchitect client, they can select an icon to be displayed for each in the swExplorer cl...
Tue, 8 Sep, 2020 at 8:21 AM