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GetVariable Method (IEdmVariableMgr5)

Gets a variable with the specified ID or name.


Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetVariable( _
   ByRef poIdOrName As System.Object _
) As IEdmVariable5
IEdmVariable5 GetVariable( 
   ref System.object poIdOrName
IEdmVariable5^ GetVariable( 
&   System.Object^% poIdOrName


ID or name of variable to get

Return Value

IEdmVariable5; Null if poIdOrName is not valid



C++ users not using smart-pointer wrapper functions must release the returned pointer, IEdmVariable5.

Return codes: 

  • S_OK: The method successfully executed.
  • S_FALSE: The variable name or ID is not recognized.

See Also


SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM Version 5.2

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