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GetFileCopy Method (IEdmVersion5)

Retrieves from the archive a copy of this version of a file and places it in the specified location.


Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Sub GetFileCopy( _
   ByVal lParentWnd As System.Integer, _
   Optional ByRef poPathOrFolderID As System.Object, _
   Optional ByVal lEdmGetFlags As System.Integer, _
   Optional ByVal bsNewName As System.String _
void GetFileCopy( 
   System.int lParentWnd,
   ref System.object poPathOrFolderID,
   System.int lEdmGetFlags,
   System.string bsNewName
void GetFileCopy( 
&   System.int lParentWnd,
&   System.Object^% poPathOrFolderID,
&   System.int lEdmGetFlags,
&   System.String^ bsNewName


Parent window handle
ID or path of the folder where to copy the file; 0 to place a copy of the file in all of its shared folders (default) (see Remarks)
Optional combination of EdmGetFlag bits; default is EdmGetFlag.EdmGet_MakeReadOnly
Optional new name of the copied file; "" to create a copy using the file's current name



If you specify a folder path in poPathOrFolderID, it must be terminated by a backslash ('\').

Return codes: 

  • S_OK: The method successfully executed.
  • E_EDM_FILE_NOT_FOUND: The file was not found in the vault.
  • E_EDM_PERMISSION_DENIED: The user is not permitted to see the specified version of the file.

See Also


SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM Version 5.2

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