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GetCardID Method (IEdmVault6)

Gets the ID of a card of the specified type, with the specified name, and in the specified folder.


Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetCardID( _
   ByVal eType As EdmCardType, _
   ByVal bsName As System.String, _
   Optional ByVal lFolderID As System.Integer _
) As System.Integer
System.int GetCardID( 
   EdmCardType eType,
   System.string bsName,
   System.int lFolderID
System.int GetCardID( 
&   EdmCardType eType,
&   System.String^ bsName,
&   System.int lFolderID


Type of card to get as defined in EdmCardType
Name of the card to get
ID of the folder in which the card is stored; 0 for search cards and template

Return Value

Card ID; 0 if not found


After calling this method, you can use the returned ID in calls to IEdmVault5::GetObject or IEdmVault6::CreateCardViewEx.

Return codes: 

  • S_OK: The method successfully executed.
  • S_FALSE: The specified card was not found.

See Also


SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM Version 6.0

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