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PostMessageToApplication Method (ISldWorks)

Posts a message to the application that invoked this method.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Sub PostMessageToApplication( _
   ByVal Cookie As Integer, _
   ByVal UserData As Integer _
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISldWorks
Dim Cookie As Integer
Dim UserData As Integer
instance.PostMessageToApplication(Cookie, UserData)
void PostMessageToApplication( 
   int Cookie,
   int UserData
void PostMessageToApplication( 
&   int Cookie,
&   int UserData


Cookie specified in ISwAddin::ConnectToSW
Additional message-specific information defined by the application


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If your application must be x64 compatible, then use ISldWorks::PostMessageToApplicationx64.

See Also


SolidWorks 2010 SP1, Revision Number 18.1

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