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IGetLoops Method (IFace2)

Gets all of the loops on this face.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function IGetLoops( _
   ByVal NumberOfLoops As Integer _
) As Loop2
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFace2
Dim NumberOfLoops As Integer
Dim value As Loop2
value = instance.IGetLoops(NumberOfLoops)
Loop2 IGetLoops( 
   int NumberOfLoops
Loop2^ IGetLoops( 
&   int NumberOfLoops


Number of loops on the face

Return Value

  • in-process, unmanaged C++: Pointer to an array of all of the loops on the face (see Remarks)
  • VBA, VB.NET, C#, and C++/CLI: Not supported
  • See In-process Methods for details about this type of method.


    Before calling this method, call IFace2::GetLoopCount to get NumberOfLoops.

    If a face has one or more holes on it, then this method gets a loop for the face and a loop for every hole on the face.


    See Also


    SolidWorks 2009 FCS, Revision Number 17.0

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