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GetOpenFileName Method (ISldWorks)

Prompts the user for the name of the file to open.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetOpenFileName( _
   ByVal DialogTitle As String, _
   ByVal InitialFileName As String, _
   ByVal FileFilter As String, _
   ByRef OpenOptions As Integer, _
   ByRef ConfigName As String, _
   ByRef DisplayName As String _
) As String
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISldWorks
Dim DialogTitle As String
Dim InitialFileName As String
Dim FileFilter As String
Dim OpenOptions As Integer
Dim ConfigName As String
Dim DisplayName As String
Dim value As String
value = instance.GetOpenFileName(DialogTitle, InitialFileName, FileFilter, OpenOptions, ConfigName, DisplayName)
string GetOpenFileName( 
   string DialogTitle,
   string InitialFileName,
   string FileFilter,
   out int OpenOptions,
   out string ConfigName,
   out string DisplayName
String^ GetOpenFileName( 
&   String^ DialogTitle,
&   String^ InitialFileName,
&   String^ FileFilter,
&   [Out] int OpenOptions,
&   [Out] String^ ConfigName,
&   [Out] String^ DisplayName


Title of the dialog
Path and filename of the file to open
Filename extension of the file to open
Not used
Name of the configuration
Recommended filename to use

Return Value

Actual path and filename of the file  opened



See Also


SolidWorks 2005 FCS, Revision Number 13.0

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