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AddOrdinateDimension Method (IModelDocExtension)

Inserts an ordinate dimension.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function AddOrdinateDimension( _
   ByVal DimType As Integer, _
   ByVal LocX As Double, _
   ByVal LocY As Double, _
   ByVal LocZ As Double _
) As Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDocExtension
Dim DimType As Integer
Dim LocX As Double
Dim LocY As Double
Dim LocZ As Double
Dim value As Integer
 
value = instance.AddOrdinateDimension(DimType, LocX, LocY, LocZ)
C# 
int AddOrdinateDimension( 
   int DimType,
   double LocX,
   double LocY,
   double LocZ
)
C++/CLI 
int AddOrdinateDimension( 
&   int DimType,
&   double LocX,
&   double LocY,
&   double LocZ
) 

Parameters

DimType
Dimension type as defined in swAddOrdinateDims_e
LocX

X location for the dimension

LocY

Y location for the dimension

LocZ
Z location for the dimension

Return Value

Error as defined by swCreateOrdDimError_e

Remarks

Before using this method, select the base entity and then select the entities to which to dimension.

Selections made after the method is called continue to add ordinate measurements to the set. When you have finished adding measurements for an ordinate dimension set, use IModelDoc2::SetPickMode to clear the state. Any errors are returned as error codes, not dialog boxes.

Use IModelDoc2::EditOrdinate to add onto an existing ordinate.

 

See Also

Availability

SolidWorks 2007 FCS, Revision Number 15.0


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