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AddAlongZDimension Method (ISketchManager)

Projects and displays along the z axis a dimension between selected points in a 3D sketch.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function AddAlongZDimension( _
   ByVal X As System.Double, _
   ByVal Y As System.Double, _
   ByVal Z As System.Double _
) As DisplayDimension
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISketchManager
Dim X As System.Double
Dim Y As System.Double
Dim Z As System.Double
Dim value As DisplayDimension
value = instance.AddAlongZDimension(X, Y, Z)
DisplayDimension AddAlongZDimension( 
   System.double X,
   System.double Y,
   System.double Z
DisplayDimension^ AddAlongZDimension( 
&   System.double X,
&   System.double Y,
&   System.double Z


X coordinate of dimension text placement
Y coordinate of dimension text placement
Z coordinate of dimension text placement

Return Value




This method works only for 3D sketches in edit mode, and the display dimension is visible only when the sketch is in edit mode.

See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2010 FCS, Revision Number 18.0

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