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Add Decal Example (C#)

This example shows how to add a decal to a selected face on a part.

// Preconditions:
// 1. Open a part document that contains a model.
// 2. Ensure that the specified decal files exist.
// 3. Select a face on the model.
// 4. Select Tools > Add-ins > PhotoView 360.
// Postconditions: A decal is applied to the selected face.

using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
using System;

namespace AddDecal_CSharp.csproj
public partial class SolidWorksMacro

public void Main()
ModelDoc2 swModel;
SelectionMgr swSelMgr;
ModelDocExtension swModelDocExt;
Face2 swFace;
Decal swDecal;
RenderMaterial swMaterial;
Boolean boolstatus;
String strName;
int nDecalID = 0;

            swModel = (
            swSelMgr = (
            swModelDocExt = (
            swFace = (
Face2)swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1);

            swDecal = swModelDocExt.CreateDecal();
            swMaterial = (
            boolstatus = swMaterial.AddEntity(swFace);
            strName =
"C:\\Program Files\\SolidWorks Corp\\SolidWorks\\data\\graphics\\Decals\\Logos\\sw.p2d";
            swMaterial.FileName = strName;
            strName =
"C:\\Program Files\\SolidWorks Corp\\SolidWorks\\data\\graphics\\Decals\\Logos\\sw.bmp";
            swMaterial.TextureFilename = strName;
            swMaterial.MappingType = 0;
            swMaterial.FixedAspectRatio =
            swMaterial.FitHeight =
            swMaterial.FitWidth =
            boolstatus = swModelDocExt.AddDecal(swDecal,
out nDecalID);



public SldWorks swApp;

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