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GetFeatureCount Method (IModelDoc2)

Gets the number of features in this document.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetFeatureCount() As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDoc2
Dim value As System.Integer
value = instance.GetFeatureCount()
System.int GetFeatureCount()
System.int GetFeatureCount(); 

Return Value

Number of features in this document; this number does not include subfeatures



The number of features returned by this method does not include subfeatures. Subfeatures include, for example, mate features within a mategroup, drawing views on a sheet, and so on. One way to identify a subfeature is whether it can be returned by:

This method returns the number of features returned when traversing the Feature list with IModelDoc2::FirstFeature or IModelDoc2::IFirstFeature and IFeature::GetNextFeature or IFeature::IGetNextFeature. This value may be useful in feature traversal or if accessing the feature by position using IModelDoc2::FeatureByPositionReverse or IModelDoc2::IFeatureByPositionReverse.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2001Plus FCS, Revision Number 10.0

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