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CreateFormTool2 Method (IFeatureManager)

Creates a forming tool feature with the specified point of insertion in a sheet metal part.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function CreateFormTool2( _
   ByVal OriginX As System.Double, _
   ByVal OriginY As System.Double _
) As Feature
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFeatureManager
Dim OriginX As System.Double
Dim OriginY As System.Double
Dim value As Feature
value = instance.CreateFormTool2(OriginX, OriginY)
Feature CreateFormTool2( 
   System.double OriginX,
   System.double OriginY
Feature^ CreateFormTool2( 
&   System.double OriginX,
&   System.double OriginY


x coordinate of insertion point
y coordinate of insertion point

Return Value




Before calling this method, call IModelDocExtension::SelectByID2:

  1. with Append = True and Mark = 1 to select the stopping face.
  2. (optional) one or more times with Append = True and Mark = 2 to select the faces to remove.

To insert a forming tool from the Design Library, call IFeatureManager::InsertFormToolFeature.


See Also


SolidWorks 2013 FCS, Revision Number 21.0

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