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GetVisibleEntityCount Method (IView)

Gets the specified visible entities (faces, edges, or vertices) in this drawing view for the specified component.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetVisibleEntityCount( _
   ByVal LpViewComponent As Component2, _
   ByVal EntityType As System.Integer _
) As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IView
Dim LpViewComponent As Component2
Dim EntityType As System.Integer
Dim value As System.Integer
 
value = instance.GetVisibleEntityCount(LpViewComponent, EntityType)
C# 
System.int GetVisibleEntityCount( 
   Component2 LpViewComponent,
   System.int EntityType
)
C++/CLI 
System.int GetVisibleEntityCount( 
&   Component2^ LpViewComponent,
&   System.int EntityType
) 

Parameters

LpViewComponent
Component from which to get the visible EntityType
EntityType

Type of entity as defined in swViewEntityType_e

Return Value

Number of specified entities in LpViewComponent

Remarks

Visible entities are only those entities not completely obscured by other entities in the view.

Call this method before calling IView::IGetVisibleEntities to get the size of the array for that method.

 

See Also

Availability

SolidWorks 2006 FCS, Revision Number 14.0


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