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AddPathLengthDim Method (IModelDocExtension)

Inserts a path length dimension at the specified coordinates for a selected path.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function AddPathLengthDim( _
   ByVal X As System.Double, _
   ByVal Y As System.Double, _
   ByVal Z As System.Double _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDocExtension
Dim X As System.Double
Dim Y As System.Double
Dim Z As System.Double
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.AddPathLengthDim(X, Y, Z)
System.object AddPathLengthDim( 
   System.double X,
   System.double Y,
   System.double Z
System.Object^ AddPathLengthDim( 
&   System.double X,
&   System.double Y,
&   System.double Z


X coordinate of display dimension
Y coordinate of display dimension
Z coordinate of display dimension

Return Value




Before calling this method to create a path length dimension:

If a path... Then...
Exists Call IModelDocExtension::SelectByID2 to select one sketch segment on the existing path.
Does not exist
  1. Call IModelDocExtension::SelectByID2 to select two or more sketch segments that are end-to-end coincident and form a single chain. 
  2. Call ISketchManager::MakeSketchChain to create a path with the selected sketch segments.
  3. Call IModelDocExtension::SelectByID2 to select one sketch segment on the path.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2014 FCS, Revision Number 22.0

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