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CreateOrdinateDim4 Method (IDrawingDoc)

Creates a non-associative ordinate dimension.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function CreateOrdinateDim4( _
   ByVal P0 As Object, _
   ByVal P1 As Object, _
   ByVal P2 As Object, _
   ByVal P3 As Object, _
   ByVal P4 As Object, _
   ByVal P5 As Object, _
   ByVal Val As Double, _
   ByVal Angle As Double, _
   ByVal TextHeight As Double _
) As Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IDrawingDoc
Dim P0 As Object
Dim P1 As Object
Dim P2 As Object
Dim P3 As Object
Dim P4 As Object
Dim P5 As Object
Dim Val As Double
Dim Angle As Double
Dim TextHeight As Double
Dim value As Object
value = instance.CreateOrdinateDim4(P0, P1, P2, P3, P4, P5, Val, Angle, TextHeight)
object CreateOrdinateDim4( 
   object P0,
   object P1,
   object P2,
   object P3,
   object P4,
   object P5,
   double Val,
   double Angle,
   double TextHeight
Object^ CreateOrdinateDim4( 
&   Object^ P0,
&   Object^ P1,
&   Object^ P2,
&   Object^ P3,
&   Object^ P4,
&   Object^ P5,
&   double Val,
&   double Angle,
&   double TextHeight



Array of 3 doubles (x,y,z); dimension point


Array of 3 doubles (x,y,z); unit vector that specifies the direction of the ordinate dimension


Array of 3 doubles (x,y,z); extension line start point


Array of 3 doubles (x,y,z); extension line end point


Array of 3 doubles (x,y,z); unit vector and specifies the orientation of the text; for example, (1, 0, 0) results in horizontal text read from left to right


Array of 3 doubles (x,y,z); position of text


Value for the ordinate dimension


Inclination angle of the text in radians (character slant)


Text height in meters

Return Value

Display dimension


SolidWorks creates this type of dimension between the two specified points. The dimension is not related to the geometry.


See Also


SolidWorks 2000 FCS, Revision Number 8.0

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