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ICreateLinearDim4 Method (IDrawingDoc)

Creates a non-associative linear dimension.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function ICreateLinearDim4( _
   ByRef P0 As System.Double, _
   ByRef P1 As System.Double, _
   ByRef P2 As System.Double, _
   ByRef P3 As System.Double, _
   ByRef P4 As System.Double, _
   ByRef TextPoint As System.Double, _
   ByVal Val As System.Double, _
   ByVal Angle As System.Double, _
   ByVal TextHeight As System.Double _
) As DisplayDimension
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IDrawingDoc
Dim P0 As System.Double
Dim P1 As System.Double
Dim P2 As System.Double
Dim P3 As System.Double
Dim P4 As System.Double
Dim TextPoint As System.Double
Dim Val As System.Double
Dim Angle As System.Double
Dim TextHeight As System.Double
Dim value As DisplayDimension
value = instance.ICreateLinearDim4(P0, P1, P2, P3, P4, TextPoint, Val, Angle, TextHeight)
DisplayDimension ICreateLinearDim4( 
   ref System.double P0,
   ref System.double P1,
   ref System.double P2,
   ref System.double P3,
   ref System.double P4,
   ref System.double TextPoint,
   System.double Val,
   System.double Angle,
   System.double TextHeight
DisplayDimension^ ICreateLinearDim4( 
&   System.double% P0,
&   System.double% P1,
&   System.double% P2,
&   System.double% P3,
&   System.double% P4,
&   System.double% TextPoint,
&   System.double Val,
&   System.double Angle,
&   System.double TextHeight



Pointer to an array of 3 doubles (x,y,z),  dimension point


Pointer to an array of 3 doubles (x,y,z), dimension end


Pointer to an array of 3 doubles (x,y,z), normal to the plane of sketch


Pointer to an array of 3 doubles (x,y,z), extension line 1 reference point


Pointer to an array of 3 doubles (x,y,z), extension line 2 reference point


Pointer to an array of 3 doubles (x,y,z), position of text


Value for the non-associative linear dimension


Inclination angle of the text in radians


Text height in meters

Return Value

Pointer to IDisplayDimension object


SOLIDWORKS creates this type of dimension between the two points you specify. It has no relation to your geometry.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2000 FCS, Revision Number 8.0

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