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DisplayMode Property (IModelDocExtension)

Gets and sets the display modes for the specified display state setting.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Property DisplayMode( _
   ByVal Setting As DisplayStateSetting _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDocExtension
Dim Setting As DisplayStateSetting
Dim value As System.Object
instance.DisplayMode(Setting) = value
value = instance.DisplayMode(Setting)
System.object DisplayMode( 
   DisplayStateSetting Setting
) {get; set;}
property System.Object^ DisplayMode {
   System.Object^ get(DisplayStateSetting^ Setting);
   void set (DisplayStateSetting^ Setting, System.Object^ value);



Property Value

One-dimensional array of display modes as defined in swDisplayMode_e (see Remarks)



Before calling this method:

  1. Call IModelDocExtension::GetDisplayStateSetting to obtain an IDisplayStateSetting object.
  2. Call IDisplayStateSetting::Names or IDisplayStateSetting::ISetNames to specify the display states.
  3. Call IDisplayStateSetting::Entities or IDisplayStateSetting::ISetEntities to specify the components.
  4. Call IDisplayStateSetting::Option to specify the display state scope of the setting.
  5. Specify the Setting parameter using the IDisplayStateSetting object.

Each display mode in the array returned by this method maps to a component in a display state. The size of the returned array is (IDisplayStateSetting::GetEntityCount X IDisplayStateSetting::GetNameCount).

The returned array stores display modes (DM) for N components in M display states as follows:

Component1 DisplayState1 DM, Component1 DisplayState2 DM, ..., Component1 DisplayStateM DM,

Component2 DisplayState1 DM, Component2 DisplayState2 DM, ..., Component2 DisplayStateM DM,


ComponentN DisplayState1 DM, ComponentN DisplayState2 DM, ..., ComponentN DisplayStateM DM

See Also


SolidWorks 2012 FCS, Revision Number 20.0

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