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IInsertCombineFeature Method (IFeatureManager)

Combines the specified bodies in the multibody part to create a combined feature.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function IInsertCombineFeature( _
   ByVal OperationType As Integer, _
   ByVal MainBody As Body2, _
   ByVal ToolsCount As Integer, _
   ByRef ToolsArr As Body2 _
) As Feature
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFeatureManager
Dim OperationType As Integer
Dim MainBody As Body2
Dim ToolsCount As Integer
Dim ToolsArr As Body2
Dim value As Feature
 
value = instance.IInsertCombineFeature(OperationType, MainBody, ToolsCount, ToolsArr)
C# 
Feature IInsertCombineFeature( 
   int OperationType,
   Body2 MainBody,
   int ToolsCount,
   ref Body2 ToolsArr
)
C++/CLI 
Feature^ IInsertCombineFeature( 
&   int OperationType,
&   Body2^ MainBody,
&   int ToolsCount,
&   Body2^% ToolsArr
) 

Parameters

OperationType

Operation as defined in swBodyOperationType_e

MainBody

If OperationType is ... Then set MainBody to ...
swBodyOperationType_e.SWBODYADD NULL
swBodyOperationType_e.SWBODYCUT The target body
swBodyOperationType_e.SWBODYINTERSECT NULL

(See Remarks)
ToolsCount
Number of bodies to combine
ToolsArr
  • in-process, unmanaged C++: Pointer to an array of bodies to combine of size ToolsCount (see Remarks)
  • VBA, VB.NET, C#, and C++/CLI: Not supported

    See In-process Methods for details about this type of method.

    Return Value

    IFeature

    Remarks

    You can either call this method, directly passing the bodies in MainBody and ToolVar, or you can:

    1. Select the bodies using IModelDocExtension::SelectByID2 as follows:
      To select ... Use Mark ...
      MainBody 1
      ToolVar bodies 2
    2. Call this method setting MainBody to NULL and ToolVar to an empty array.

    See the SolidWorks Help for more information about the combined feature.

     

    See Also

    Availability

    SolidWorks 2003 FCS, Revision Number 11.0


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