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RemoveFromMenu Method (ISldWorks)


  • the specified command from all main frame menus or a toolbar or both

  • the specified command's parent menus

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function RemoveFromMenu( _
   ByVal CommandID As System.Integer, _
   ByVal DocumentType As System.Integer, _
   ByVal Option As System.Integer, _
   ByVal RemoveParentMenu As System.Boolean _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISldWorks
Dim CommandID As System.Integer
Dim DocumentType As System.Integer
Dim Option As System.Integer
Dim RemoveParentMenu As System.Boolean
Dim value As System.Boolean
value = instance.RemoveFromMenu(CommandID, DocumentType, Option, RemoveParentMenu)
System.bool RemoveFromMenu( 
   System.int CommandID,
   System.int DocumentType,
   System.int Option,
   System.bool RemoveParentMenu
System.bool RemoveFromMenu( 
&   System.int CommandID,
&   System.int DocumentType,
&   System.int Option,
&   System.bool RemoveParentMenu


Command ID of the command to remove as defined by swCommands_e
Document types in which to remove the command as defined in swDocumentTypes_e
  • 1 = Menu

  • 2 = Toolbar

  • 3 = Both menu and toolbar


True to remove the specified command's parent menu, false to not

NOTE: This parameter is specific to menus only; it does not affect toolbars.

Return Value

True if the specified items are removed, false if not



This method does not affect context-sensitive menus (also called shortcut menus and pop-up menus); this command only affects main frame menus and toolbars. To remove commands and parent menus from context-sensitive menus, use ISldWorks::RemoveFromPopupMenu.


The specified items are removed after this method executes, and their removal can be seen immediately.


This method is not persistent across SOLIDWORKS sessions.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2007 SP2, Revision Number 15.2

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