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Sorting table cells
« on: December 18, 2021, 07:40:39 PM »
Writing a table sort routine.

pondering how to handle blank rows, should the routine skip blank rows? (honor their position?)
or move them sorted items to the top of the selection area

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Re: Sorting table cells
« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2021, 08:13:34 PM »
That's tough but I vote to kill them. The breaks may be needed to separate column X data but when you resort the table by column Y that separation reason may no longer exist. ...remove.
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Re: Sorting table cells
« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2021, 05:41:25 AM »
That's tough but I vote to kill them. The breaks may be needed to separate column X data but when you resort the table by column Y that separation reason may no longer exist. ...remove.

Thanks! I'm going to move them to the bottom unless their locked, I found AcDbTableIterator with flag AcDb::kTableIteratorSkipReadOnlyContent