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Get4 Method (ICustomPropertyManager)

Gets the value and the evaluated value of the specified custom property.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function Get4( _
   ByVal FieldName As String, _
   ByVal UseCached As Boolean, _
   ByRef ValOut As String, _
   ByRef ResolvedValOut As String _
) As Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ICustomPropertyManager
Dim FieldName As String
Dim UseCached As Boolean
Dim ValOut As String
Dim ResolvedValOut As String
Dim value As Boolean
 
value = instance.Get4(FieldName, UseCached, ValOut, ResolvedValOut)
C# 
bool Get4( 
   string FieldName,
   bool UseCached,
   out string ValOut,
   out string ResolvedValOut
)
C++/CLI 
bool Get4( 
&   String^ FieldName,
&   bool UseCached,
&   [Out] String^ ValOut,
&   [Out] String^ ResolvedValOut
) 

Parameters

FieldName
Name of the custom property
UseCached
True if the configuration has been activated, false if not (see Remarks)
ValOut
Value of the custom property
ResolvedValOut
Evaluated value of the custom property

Return Value

True if up-to-date data is returned, false if not (see Remarks)

Example

Remarks

This method can get the cached custom property, even if the configuration is not currently active, without having to change configurations.



If UseCached is set to...

And the configuration has already been activated...



Then...

True

Yes

  • Up-to-date data is returned and return value = true

True

No

  • Cached data is returned and return value = false

False

Yes

  • Up-to-date data is returned and return value = true

False

No

  • Up-to-date data is returned and return value = true

 

This method returns configuration-specific, linked, custom-property, evaluated data more quickly than the now obsolete ICustomPropertyManager::Get2, if the configuration was previously activated.

If you always want up-to-date data, then you should set UseCached to false. This might result in a more time-consuming call if the configuration was not previously activated.

This method does not preface the resolved evaluated values of external referenced documents with fromparent+, unlike the now obsolete ICustomPropertyManager::Get3.

 

See Also

Availability

SolidWorks 2011 SP4, Revision Number 19.4


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