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IAddMate Method (IMoveCopyBodyFeatureData)

Adds a mate to the feature.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function IAddMate( _
   ByVal Nsize As System.Integer, _
   ByRef MateEntArr As System.Object, _
   ByVal MateTypeFromEnum As System.Integer, _
   ByVal AlignFromEnum As System.Integer, _
   ByVal Distance As System.Double, _
   ByVal Angle As System.Double, _
   ByRef ErrorStatus As System.Integer _
) As Mate2
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IMoveCopyBodyFeatureData
Dim Nsize As System.Integer
Dim MateEntArr As System.Object
Dim MateTypeFromEnum As System.Integer
Dim AlignFromEnum As System.Integer
Dim Distance As System.Double
Dim Angle As System.Double
Dim ErrorStatus As System.Integer
Dim value As Mate2
value = instance.IAddMate(Nsize, MateEntArr, MateTypeFromEnum, AlignFromEnum, Distance, Angle, ErrorStatus)
Mate2 IAddMate( 
   System.int Nsize,
   ref System.object MateEntArr,
   System.int MateTypeFromEnum,
   System.int AlignFromEnum,
   System.double Distance,
   System.double Angle,
   out System.int ErrorStatus
Mate2^ IAddMate( 
&   System.int Nsize,
&   System.Object^% MateEntArr,
&   System.int MateTypeFromEnum,
&   System.int AlignFromEnum,
&   System.double Distance,
&   System.double Angle,
&   [Out] System.int ErrorStatus


Number of entities to use to create a mate
Array of entities to sue to create a mate
Type of mate as defined in swMateType_e
Type of alignment as defined in swMateAlign_e
Distance to use with distance or limit mates
Angle to use with angle mates
Success or error as defined by swAddMateError_e

Return Value



You can pass an array, or you can pass NULL to MateEntArr. If you pass NULL, then the entities must be provided by the ISelectionMgr.

See Accessing Selections that Define Features for additional details on using this method.


See Also


SolidWorks 2006 FCS, Revision Number 14.0

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