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RecordLineCSharp Method (ISldWorks)

Adds a line of code to a C# macro and the SolidWorks journal file.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function RecordLineCSharp( _
   ByVal StringLine As System.String _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISldWorks
Dim StringLine As System.String
Dim value As System.Boolean
 
value = instance.RecordLineCSharp(StringLine)
C# 
System.bool RecordLineCSharp( 
   System.string StringLine
)
C++/CLI 
System.bool RecordLineCSharp( 
&   System.String^ StringLine
) 

Parameters

StringLine

Text to write to a C# macro and the SolidWorks journal file

Return Value

True if successful, false if not

Example

Remarks

This method is useful if you want your add-in application to record and play back SolidWorks macros or write to the SolidWorks journal file.

For example, if your add-in application allows end users to change the material specifications associated with a model, then end users may want to be able to record and play back the operation in a macro. This might allow them to easily assign material specifications to a large number of files by playing back the macro.

Text is only written to macros if macro recording is enabled when the method is called (ISldWorks::Run Command swCommands_RecordPauseMacro ""). Users are prompted to select the type of macros to create when recording is stopped (ISldWorks::Run Command swCommands_StopMacro "").

For your add-in functionality to be recorded reliably in all macro formats, you should call all three macro-recording methods:

Exercise caution when recording lines that include string literals. String literals are parsed when the add-in application is compiled and again when the macro is compiled.

 

See Also

Availability

SolidWorks 2011 FCS, Revision Number 16.0


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