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SetScale Method (ISheet)

Sets the scale for this drawing sheet.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function SetScale( _
   ByVal Numerator As Double, _
   ByVal Denominator As Double, _
   ByVal ScaleAnnoPosition As Boolean, _
   ByVal ScaleAnnoTextHeight As Boolean _
) As Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISheet
Dim Numerator As Double
Dim Denominator As Double
Dim ScaleAnnoPosition As Boolean
Dim ScaleAnnoTextHeight As Boolean
Dim value As Boolean
value = instance.SetScale(Numerator, Denominator, ScaleAnnoPosition, ScaleAnnoTextHeight)
bool SetScale( 
   double Numerator,
   double Denominator,
   bool ScaleAnnoPosition,
   bool ScaleAnnoTextHeight
bool SetScale( 
&   double Numerator,
&   double Denominator,
&   bool ScaleAnnoPosition,
&   bool ScaleAnnoTextHeight



First value in the scale ratio (n : n)


Second value in the scale ratio (n : n)


True if the position of the annotations is scaled, false if not


True if the text height of the annotations is scaled, false if not

Return Value

True if the scale is set, false if not


You can get the two scale values from the sheet by using ISheet::GetProperties or ISheet::IGetProperties.


You can also set the two scale values by using IDrawingDoc::SetupSheet4 or ISheet::SetProperties. However, you cannot specify the scaling of the position or text height of the annotations. Instead, both of these methods automatically scale the position of the annotations but do not scale the text height of the annotations when the drawing is changed.


See Also


SolidWorks 2001Plus SP5, Revision Number 10.5

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