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SetDirectionReference Method (IRuledSurfaceFeatureData)

Sets the direction of the extrusion for this ruled-surface feature.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Sub SetDirectionReference( _
   ByVal Ref1 As Object, _
   ByVal Ref2 As Object _
) 
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IRuledSurfaceFeatureData
Dim Ref1 As Object
Dim Ref2 As Object
 
instance.SetDirectionReference(Ref1, Ref2)
C# 
void SetDirectionReference( 
   object Ref1,
   object Ref2
)
C++/CLI 
void SetDirectionReference( 
&   Object^ Ref1,
&   Object^ Ref2
) 

Parameters

Ref1
First reference entity (see Remarks)
Ref2
Second reference entity (see Remarks)

Remarks

Sometimes one reference entity can sufficiently define a direction; for example, an edge or axis. Other times, two reference entities are required to define a direction; for example, two vertices or two sketch points.

 

If...

Then...

One reference entity can sufficiently define the direction

Ref2 is NULL

Two reference entities are required to define the direction

Both Ref1 and Ref2 are non-NULL

 

Valid reference entities for type1 and type2:

  • line segment

  • edge

  • axis

  • vertex

  • face

  • plane

  • sketch point

See Accessing Selections that Define Features for additional details on using this method.

 

See Also

Availability

SolidWorks 2005 FCS, Revision Number 13.0


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