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SetPromptFilename2 Method (ISldWorks)

Sets the file to open in response to a SolidWorks event.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Sub SetPromptFilename2( _
   ByVal FileName As String, _
   ByVal ConfigName As String _
) 
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISldWorks
Dim FileName As String
Dim ConfigName As String
 
instance.SetPromptFilename2(FileName, ConfigName)
C# 
void SetPromptFilename2( 
   string FileName,
   string ConfigName
)
C++/CLI 
void SetPromptFilename2( 
&   String^ FileName,
&   String^ ConfigName
) 

Parameters

FileName
Full pathname of file to open
ConfigName
Configuration name of file to open

Example

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Remarks

FileName is used only:

When the handler of this event...

Returns a value of...

FileCloseNotify 1
PromptForFileNameNotify False
ReferencedFilePreNotify False

Because the filename specified is used only when PromptForFileNameNotify and ReferencedFilePreNotify return false, you cannot specify an initial filename for SolidWorks to use in the standard dialog. Instead, you must provide your own file dialog and return the filename after the user selects it.

 

See Also

Availability

SolidWorks 2012 FCS, Revision Number 20.0


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