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ImportDiagnosis Method (IPartDoc)

Diagnoses and repairs any gaps or bad faces on imported features.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function ImportDiagnosis( _
   ByVal CloseAllGaps As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal RemoveFaces As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal FixFaces As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal Options As System.Integer _
) As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IPartDoc
Dim CloseAllGaps As System.Boolean
Dim RemoveFaces As System.Boolean
Dim FixFaces As System.Boolean
Dim Options As System.Integer
Dim value As System.Integer
value = instance.ImportDiagnosis(CloseAllGaps, RemoveFaces, FixFaces, Options)
System.int ImportDiagnosis( 
   System.bool CloseAllGaps,
   System.bool RemoveFaces,
   System.bool FixFaces,
   System.int Options
System.int ImportDiagnosis( 
&   System.bool CloseAllGaps,
&   System.bool RemoveFaces,
&   System.bool FixFaces,
&   System.int Options



True to repair any gaps, false to not


True to remove any bad faces and to create gaps in the feature,  false to not


True to fix the bad faces, false otherwise


Not used

Return Value

True for success, false for failure


This method can be used for an imported solid body that has rebuild errors or for an imported surface that was not able to knit into a solid body.

See Also


SolidWorks 99, datecode 1999207

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