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GetNextDisplayDimension Method (IFeature)

Gets the next display dimension associated with this feature.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetNextDisplayDimension( _
   ByVal DispIn As System.Object _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFeature
Dim DispIn As System.Object
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.GetNextDisplayDimension(DispIn)
System.object GetNextDisplayDimension( 
   System.object DispIn
System.Object^ GetNextDisplayDimension( 
&   System.Object^ DispIn


IDisplayDimension object obtained with IFeature::GetFirstDisplayDimension or from your previous call to this method

Return Value

Next IDisplayDimension object based on the DispIn argument, or NULL if there are no more dimensions



Before you can get a feature's IDisplayDimension, use IModelDoc2::SetUserPreferenceToggle and swDisplayFeatureDimension to display them.

All dimensions on this feature and its sub-features are returned by either IFeature::GetFirstDisplayDimension and IFeature::GetNextDisplayDimension or IFeature::EnumDisplayDimensions. In the user-interface, this is equivalent to double-clicking a feature in the FeatureManager design tree to display all of the feature and sub-feature dimensions.

If you call this method from a sub-feature (for example, the sketch of a boss-extrude), then the IDisplayDimension object returned by IFeature::GetFirstDisplayDimension and IFeature::GetNextDisplayDimension contain only the dimensions found in the sketch.

This method might not always return display dimensions in the same order.


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