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GetDrawingComponent Method (IEntity)

Gets the drawing component that owns this entity, if the entity is in a drawing view.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetDrawingComponent( _
   ByVal View As View _
) As DrawingComponent
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IEntity
Dim View As View
Dim value As DrawingComponent
value = instance.GetDrawingComponent(View)
DrawingComponent GetDrawingComponent( 
   View View
DrawingComponent^ GetDrawingComponent( 
&   View^ View



Name of the drawing view in which the entity resides

Return Value

IDrawingComponent object that owns the entity


If the drawing component is a child component of the referenced assembly, then the drawing component should be a child drawing component in the drawing component configuration in the FeatureManager design tree.


If the entity is in the view, then the drawing component is returned. If the entity is not in the view, then NULL is returned.


See Also


SolidWorks 2004 FCS, Revision Number 12.0

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