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ModelName Property (IEntity)

Gets or sets the standard Parasolid name attribute of the entity.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Property ModelName As String
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IEntity
Dim value As String
instance.ModelName = value
value = instance.ModelName
string ModelName {get; set;}
property String^ ModelName {
   String^ get();
   void set (String^ value);

Return Value

Standard Parasolid name attribute


This Visual Basic subroutine shows how to write a Parasolid name attribute to each face in the model.


Private Sub NameAllFaces (ByRef swBody as SldWorks.body2)


Dim swFace as Sldworks.Face2

Dim swEnt As Sldworks.Entity

Dim Name, RootName As String

Dim Index As Integer

Dim ret as Boolean


swFace = swBody.GetFirstFace


Index = 0

RootName = "My Face #"


Do While Not swFace is Nothing

swEnt = swFace

Name = RootName + str(Index)

swEnt.ModelName = Name

Index = Index + 1

swFace = swFace.GetNextFace



End Sub

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