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CreatePoint Method (ISketchManager)

Creates a sketch point in the active 2D or 3D sketch.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function CreatePoint( _
   ByVal X As Double, _
   ByVal Y As Double, _
   ByVal Z As Double _
) As SketchPoint
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISketchManager
Dim X As Double
Dim Y As Double
Dim Z As Double
Dim value As SketchPoint
 
value = instance.CreatePoint(X, Y, Z)
C# 
SketchPoint CreatePoint( 
   double X,
   double Y,
   double Z
)
C++/CLI 
SketchPoint^ CreatePoint( 
&   double X,
&   double Y,
&   double Z
) 

Parameters

X
X location of the point
Y
Y location of the point
Z
Z location of the point; ignored for 2D sketches

Return Value

Newly created sketch point

Remarks

This method creates a point in the active 2D or 3D sketch. If a sketch is not active, the point is not created and NULL is returned. Use ISketchManager::ActiveSketch to check to see if the sketch is active.

ISketchManager::AddToDB and ISketchManager::DisplayWhenAdded increase performance during entity creation by adding entities directly to the SolidWorks database. ISketchManager::AddToDB also avoids inferencing.

 

See Also

Availability

SolidWorks 2008 FCS, Revision Number 16.0


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