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IMirrorComponents Method (IAssemblyDoc)

Mirrors the specified components in this assembly.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function IMirrorComponents( _
   ByVal Plane As System.Object, _
   ByVal InstanceCount As System.Integer, _
   ByRef ComponentsToInstance As Component2, _
   ByVal MirrorCount As System.Integer, _
   ByRef ComponentsToMirror As Component2, _
   ByVal NameCount As System.Integer, _
   ByRef MirroredComponentFilenames As System.String, _
   ByVal RecreateMates As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal ComponentModifier As System.Integer, _
   ByVal ComponentNameModifier As System.String, _
   ByVal MirroredFileLocation As System.String, _
   ByVal CopyCustomProperties As System.Boolean _
) As Component2
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IAssemblyDoc
Dim Plane As System.Object
Dim InstanceCount As System.Integer
Dim ComponentsToInstance As Component2
Dim MirrorCount As System.Integer
Dim ComponentsToMirror As Component2
Dim NameCount As System.Integer
Dim MirroredComponentFilenames As System.String
Dim RecreateMates As System.Boolean
Dim ComponentModifier As System.Integer
Dim ComponentNameModifier As System.String
Dim MirroredFileLocation As System.String
Dim CopyCustomProperties As System.Boolean
Dim value As Component2
 
value = instance.IMirrorComponents(Plane, InstanceCount, ComponentsToInstance, MirrorCount, ComponentsToMirror, NameCount, MirroredComponentFilenames, RecreateMates, ComponentModifier, ComponentNameModifier, MirroredFileLocation, CopyCustomProperties)
C# 
Component2 IMirrorComponents( 
   System.object Plane,
   System.int InstanceCount,
   ref Component2 ComponentsToInstance,
   System.int MirrorCount,
   ref Component2 ComponentsToMirror,
   System.int NameCount,
   ref System.string MirroredComponentFilenames,
   System.bool RecreateMates,
   System.int ComponentModifier,
   System.string ComponentNameModifier,
   System.string MirroredFileLocation,
   System.bool CopyCustomProperties
)
C++/CLI 
Component2^ IMirrorComponents( 
&   System.Object^ Plane,
&   System.int InstanceCount,
&   Component2^% ComponentsToInstance,
&   System.int MirrorCount,
&   Component2^% ComponentsToMirror,
&   System.int NameCount,
&   System.String^% MirroredComponentFilenames,
&   System.bool RecreateMates,
&   System.int ComponentModifier,
&   System.String^ ComponentNameModifier,
&   System.String^ MirroredFileLocation,
&   System.bool CopyCustomProperties
) 

Parameters

Plane
Plane or planar face about which to mirror the components
InstanceCount
Number of instances of the components to mirror
ComponentsToInstance
Array of instances of the component to mirror
MirrorCount
Number of components to mirror
ComponentsToMirror
Array of components to mirror
NameCount
Number of filenames for the newly created mirrored assemblies or parts
MirroredComponentFilenames
Array of filenames for the newly created mirrored assemblies or parts
RecreateMates
True to preserve any mates between the selected components if more than one component is to be mirrored, false to not
ComponentModifier
Prefix or suffix for the newly mirrored components if MirroredComponentFilenames is not specified, as defined by swMirrorComponentNameModifier_e
ComponentNameModifier
String to add to the prefix or suffix of the name of the newly mirrored components if MirroredComponentFilenames is not specified
MirroredFileLocation
Name of the folder where to store the file of the newly created mirrored components
CopyCustomProperties
True to copy the custom properties from the selected components to the mirrored components, false to not

Return Value

  • in-process, unmanaged C++: Pointer to an array of newly created components
  • VBA, VB.NET, C#, and C++/CLI: Not supported

     

    See In-process Methods for details about this type of method.

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    See Also

    Availability

    SOLIDWORKS 2008 FCS, Revision Number 16.0


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