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GetNextDisplayDimension Method (IFeature)

Gets the next display dimension associated with this feature.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetNextDisplayDimension( _
   ByVal DispIn As Object _
) As Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFeature
Dim DispIn As Object
Dim value As Object
value = instance.GetNextDisplayDimension(DispIn)
object GetNextDisplayDimension( 
   object DispIn
Object^ GetNextDisplayDimension( 
&   Object^ DispIn


IDisplayDimension object obtained with IFeature::GetFirstDisplayDimension or from your previous call to this method

Return Value

Next IDisplayDimension object based on the DispIn argument, or NULL if there are no more dimensions


Before you can get a feature's IDisplayDimension, use IModelDoc2::SetUserPreferenceToggle and swDisplayFeatureDimension to display them.

All dimensions on this feature and all of its sub-features are returned by IFeature::GetFirstDisplayDimension or  IFeature::GetNextDisplayDimension, or IFeature::EnumDisplayDimensions, of this feature. In the user-interface, this is equivalent to double-clicking a feature in the FeatureManager design tree to display all the feature and sub-feature dimensions.

If you call this method from a sub-feature (for example, the sketch of a boss-extrude), then the IDisplayDimension object returned by IFeature::GetFirstDisplayDimension or IFeature::GetNextDisplayDimension contain only the dimensions found in the sketch.


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