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GetFirstModelView Method (IModelDoc2)

Gets the first view in a model document.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetFirstModelView() As Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDoc2
Dim value As Object
value = instance.GetFirstModelView()
object GetFirstModelView()
Object^ GetFirstModelView(); 

Return Value

First model view in this document



You can traverse through the model views in a document by using this method to get the initial view and IModelView::GetNext to get each of the following views. You have reached the end of the list when IModelView::GetNext returns NULL, .

See IModelDoc2::EnumModelViews for traversing the model views on a document.


See Also


SolidWorks 2001Plus FCS, Revision Number 10.0

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