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IGetNextFeature Method (IFeature)

Gets the next feature.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function IGetNextFeature() As Feature
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFeature
Dim value As Feature
value = instance.IGetNextFeature()
Feature IGetNextFeature()
Feature^ IGetNextFeature(); 

Return Value

Pointer to the next feature



This method:

  • allows you to access suppressed features.
  • returns features in the current order for the model, and this order changes when the model is edited.

Your application should not assume that:

  • features retain the same relative or absolute position throughout the model’s lifetime. For example, you should not assume that Sketch1 always appears before Sketch2.
  • any feature has a specific name. Because features can be renamed, you cannot assume that the first reference plane feature is named Plane1.

When traversing the FeatureManager design tree, your application should use IFeature::GetTypeName2 and IFeature::GetSpecificFeature2 to identify specific features instead of relying solely on IFeature::Name.

This method returns features in the model definition order, which is not the same as the order displayed in the user interface. See ITreeControlItem for details.

IFeature::GetFirstSubFeature and IFeature::IGetFirstSubFeature provide access to subfeatures.

See Also

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