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InsertBOMBalloon2 Method (IModelDocExtension)

Inserts a BOM balloon for the selected item.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function InsertBOMBalloon2( _
   ByVal BalloonOptions As BalloonOptions _
) As Note
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDocExtension
Dim BalloonOptions As BalloonOptions
Dim value As Note
value = instance.InsertBOMBalloon2(BalloonOptions)
Note InsertBOMBalloon2( 
   BalloonOptions BalloonOptions
Note^ InsertBOMBalloon2( 
&   BalloonOptions^ BalloonOptions



Return Value




To create a single BOM balloon:

  1. Select an item for which to create a BOM balloon.
  1. Set the properties on the IBalloonOptions object.
  2. Call this method using the IBalloonOptions object in the BalloonOptions argument.

See Also


SolidWorks 2012 FCS, Revision Number 20.0

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