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Regenerate Method (ISwComFeature)

Allows you to rebuild a macro feature created using COM.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function Regenerate( _
   ByVal app As System.Object, _
   ByVal modelDoc As System.Object, _
   ByVal feature As System.Object _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISwComFeature
Dim app As System.Object
Dim modelDoc As System.Object
Dim feature As System.Object
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.Regenerate(app, modelDoc, feature)
System.object Regenerate( 
   System.object app,
   System.object modelDoc,
   System.object feature
System.Object^ Regenerate( 
&   System.Object^ app,
&   System.Object^ modelDoc,
&   System.Object^ feature


SOLIDWORKS application

SOLIDWORKS document in which the macro appears

Macro feature that you want to rebuild

Return Value

Any one of the following values:

  • True if the rebuild is successful (independent and modify)

  • False if the rebuild failed

  • String, as displayed in an error message to the user (see Remarks)

  • Body, if a body was created


This method is required.

Examples of string return values:

  • VBA
    swmRebuild = "Macro feature output error message"

  • C++ COM

    CComBSTR bMsg = _T("Macro feature output error message");
    _variant_t vBSTRRet = bMsg;
    *retval = vBSTRRet;

  • C#

    functionReturnValue = "Macro feature output error message";
    return functionReturnValue;

  • VB.NET

    Regenerate = "Macro feature output error message"

See Exposed COM DLL or Executable and Macro Features and Overview of Macro Features for more information.


See Also

ISwComFeature Interface
ISwComFeature Members
IMacroFeatureData Interface


SOLIDWORKS 2003 FCS, Revision Number 11.0

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