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MakeSubFeature Method (IFeature)

Makes a feature become a subfeature of this feature.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function MakeSubFeature( _
   ByVal SubFeature As Feature _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFeature
Dim SubFeature As Feature
Dim value As System.Boolean
value = instance.MakeSubFeature(SubFeature)
System.bool MakeSubFeature( 
   Feature SubFeature
System.bool MakeSubFeature( 
&   Feature^ SubFeature


Pointer to the feature to become a subfeature

Return Value

True if the feature becomes a subfeature, false if not



  • This method is not supported in assembly documents.

  • This method can only be used to make subfeatures to a macro feature.

  • The feature and subfeature must have a parent-child relationship. If the subfeature is a reference plane, then the feature and subfeatures of the feature are the only parents of the subfeature to be inserted.


See Also


SolidWorks 2003 FCS, Revision Number 11.0

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