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Insert Angular Running Dimension Example (C#)

This example shows how to insert an angular running dimension and get its properties.

// Preconditions:
// 1. Open install_dir\samples\tutorial\advdrawings\foodprocessor.slddrw.
// 2. Open an Immediate window.
// Postconditions:
// 1. The specified angular running dimension is inserted into the drawing.
// 2. Inspect the Immediate window.
// NOTE: Because the model is used elsewhere, do not save changes to it.
// ---------------------------------------------------------------------------

using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
using System;
using System.Diagnostics;
namespace AngularRunningDimensions_CSharp.csproj
partial class SolidWorksMacro

public void Main()
ModelDoc2 Part = default(ModelDoc2);
SelectionMgr selmgr = default(SelectionMgr);
DisplayDimension dispdim = default(DisplayDimension);
bool boolstatus = false;
int intstatus;

            Part = (

            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2(
"", "EDGE", 0.163726736787323, 0.199115091463415, 0.00479999999993197, true, 0, null, 0);
            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2(
"", "EDGE", 0.220795425811714, 0.179644597560976, 0.00479999999998881, true, 0, null, 0);

            dispdim = Part.Extension.AddAngularRunningDim(
false, true, true, 0.154288188900673, 0.0794194886913027, 0, intstatus);


            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2(
"D2@Sketch31@foodprocessor.SLDDRW", "DIMENSION", 0.0408612062995185, 0.166216670731707, 0, false, 0, null, 0);
            selmgr = (
            dispdim = (
DisplayDimension)selmgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1);

Debug.Print("Display chained angular dimensions? " + dispdim.DisplayAsChain);
Debug.Print("Run the angular dimensions bidirectionally? " + dispdim.RunBidirectionally);
Debug.Print("Extend extension lines from center of angular running dimension? " + dispdim.ExtensionLineExtendsFromCenterOfSet);
Debug.Print("Are extension lines jogged? " + dispdim.Jogged);
Debug.Print("Extension line style same as leader line style? " + dispdim.ExtensionLineSameAsLeaderStyle);
Debug.Print("Extension line uses document settings? " + dispdim.ExtensionLineUseDocumentDisplay);


public SldWorks swApp;



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