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CreateLayer2 Method (IDrawingDoc)

Creates a layer for this document.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function CreateLayer2( _
   ByVal Layername As System.String, _
   ByVal LayerDesc As System.String, _
   ByVal LayerColor As System.Integer, _
   ByVal LayerStyle As System.Integer, _
   ByVal LayerWidth As System.Integer, _
   ByVal BOn As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal BPrint As System.Boolean _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IDrawingDoc
Dim Layername As System.String
Dim LayerDesc As System.String
Dim LayerColor As System.Integer
Dim LayerStyle As System.Integer
Dim LayerWidth As System.Integer
Dim BOn As System.Boolean
Dim BPrint As System.Boolean
Dim value As System.Boolean
value = instance.CreateLayer2(Layername, LayerDesc, LayerColor, LayerStyle, LayerWidth, BOn, BPrint)
System.bool CreateLayer2( 
   System.string Layername,
   System.string LayerDesc,
   System.int LayerColor,
   System.int LayerStyle,
   System.int LayerWidth,
   System.bool BOn,
   System.bool BPrint
System.bool CreateLayer2( 
&   System.String^ Layername,
&   System.String^ LayerDesc,
&   System.int LayerColor,
&   System.int LayerStyle,
&   System.int LayerWidth,
&   System.bool BOn,
&   System.bool BPrint


Layer name (see Remarks)
Description for the new layer
COLORREF value specifying the color of items in this layer
Line style as defined in swLineStyles_e
Line width as defined in swLineWeights_e
True makes this layer visible, false makes it invisible
True to print this layer when printing the document, false to not

Return Value

True if the layer was created successfully, false if not



If this layer is not visible, then SOLIDWORKS does not display entities on the layer.

Do not use backslash or @ symbols in Layername.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2015 FCS, Revision Number 23.0

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