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GetObjectByPersistReference3 Method (IModelDocExtension)

Gets the object assigned to the specified persistent reference ID.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetObjectByPersistReference3( _
   ByVal PersistId As Object, _
   ByRef ErrorCode As Integer _
) As Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDocExtension
Dim PersistId As Object
Dim ErrorCode As Integer
Dim value As Object
 
value = instance.GetObjectByPersistReference3(PersistId, ErrorCode)
C# 
object GetObjectByPersistReference3( 
   object PersistId,
   out int ErrorCode
)
C++/CLI 
Object^ GetObjectByPersistReference3( 
&   Object^ PersistId,
&   [Out] int ErrorCode
) 

Parameters

PersistId

Object's persistent reference ID (see Remarks)

ErrorCode

Success or error code as defined by swPersistReferencedObjectStates_e (see Remarks)

Return Value

Object (see Remarks)

Example

Sub main () 

 

Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

 

Set Doc = swApp.ActiveDoc

Set SelMgr = Doc.SelectionManager

If SelMgr.GetSelectedObjectCount(-1) = 0 Then Debug.Print "No selections found.": Exit Sub

 

Dim persistRef As Variant

Dim selObj As Object

 

Set selObj = SelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1)

persistRef = Doc.Extension.GetPersistReference3(selObj)

Debug.Print UBound(persistRef)

Set selObj = Nothing

Set selObj = Doc.Extension.GetObjectByPersistReference3(persistRef, longstatus)

Debug.Print (Not selObj Is Nothing)

 

Dim selConfig As Configuration

Set selConfig = selObj.GetSpecificFeature2

 

End Sub

Example

Remarks

A persistent reference ID is related to a model. It is portable and can be saved within the model or in other places. Some persistent reference IDs are general to all models and can be instantiated from all models. Your application must handle persistent reference IDs and their relationships among models.

 

Before calling this method, call IModelDocExtension::GetPersistReference3 to get the object's persistent reference ID.

The swPersistReferencedObject_Suppressed and swPersistReferencedObject_Deleted enumerators only apply to references of topological entities.

 

IModelDocExtension::GetObjectByPersistReference3 was designed to return the base class of a feature to take advantage of the base feature class functionality. Objects returned by IModelDocExtension::GetObjectByPersistReference3 are often features, including IConfiguration, IRefPlane, and IRefAxis objects. You must first obtain a reference to a feature, and then use IFeature::GetSpecificFeature2 to get the original object.

 

See Persistent Reference IDs for more information.

 

 

See Also

Availability

SolidWorks 2007 SP3, Revision Number 15.3


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