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SetVar Method (IEdmBomCell)

Sets the value of the specified cell in this BOM row.


Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function SetVar( _
   ByVal lVariableID As System.Integer, _
   ByVal eColumn As EdmBomColumnType, _
   ByVal oNewValue As System.Object, _
   ByVal bsConfiguration As System.String, _
   ByVal eOption As EdmBomSetVarOption, _
   ByRef pbsErrorMessage As System.String _
) As System.Boolean
System.bool SetVar( 
   System.int lVariableID,
   EdmBomColumnType eColumn,
   System.object oNewValue,
   System.string bsConfiguration,
   EdmBomSetVarOption eOption,
   out System.string pbsErrorMessage
System.bool SetVar( 
&   System.int lVariableID,
&   EdmBomColumnType eColumn,
&   System.Object^ oNewValue,
&   System.String^ bsConfiguration,
&   EdmBomSetVarOption eOption,
&   [Out] System.String^ pbsErrorMessage


ID of the variable to set (see Remarks)
Type of column as defined in EdmBomColumnType (see Remarks)
New value
Name of the configuration in which to set the value of this BOM cell
Type of value to set as defined in EdmBomSetVarOption
Error message

Return Value

True if the value is successfully set, false if not



  1. Call IEdmBomView::GetColumns to get EdmBomColumn for this BOM cell.
  2. Set IVariableID with EdmBomColumn.mlVariableID.
  3. Set eColumn with EdmBomColumn.meType.

Return codes:

  • S_OK: The method successfully executed.
  • S_FALSE: One of the arguments is invalid.

See Also


SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM 2009

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