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NSamples Property (IRenderMaterial)

Gets or sets the number of samples used to calculate the contribution of the glossy component for illuminating the appearance.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Property NSamples As Double
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IRenderMaterial
Dim value As Double
instance.NSamples = value
value = instance.NSamples
double NSamples {get; set;}
property double NSamples {
   double get();
   void set (double value);

Return Value

Number of samples used to calculate the contribution of the glossy component


Increasing the sampling rate reduces artifacts but reduces performance. This property is available when the type of material is Satin Finish, Accurate reflections is selected, and Glossy is non-zero.

See Also


SolidWorks 2008 FCS, Revision Number 16.0

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