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FeatureCircularPattern2 Method (IFeatureManager)

Obsolete. Superseded by IFeatureManager::FeatureCircularPattern3.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function FeatureCircularPattern2( _
   ByVal Num As System.Integer, _
   ByVal Spacing As System.Double, _
   ByVal FlipDir As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal DName As System.String, _
   ByVal GeometryPattern As System.Boolean _
) As Feature
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFeatureManager
Dim Num As System.Integer
Dim Spacing As System.Double
Dim FlipDir As System.Boolean
Dim DName As System.String
Dim GeometryPattern As System.Boolean
Dim value As Feature
value = instance.FeatureCircularPattern2(Num, Spacing, FlipDir, DName, GeometryPattern)
Feature FeatureCircularPattern2( 
   System.int Num,
   System.double Spacing,
   System.bool FlipDir,
   System.string DName,
   System.bool GeometryPattern
Feature^ FeatureCircularPattern2( 
&   System.int Num,
&   System.double Spacing,
&   System.bool FlipDir,
&   System.String^ DName,
&   System.bool GeometryPattern


Number of instances of the circular pattern to insert, including the original
Spacing between each instance of the circular pattern in radians
True to flip the direction of the circular pattern, false to not
Name of the angular dimension defining the direction of the pattern
True to use geometry pattern, false to not

Return Value

Pointer to the IFeature object


This method requires ordered selection of the features and components.

  • Features and axis: Use IModelDocExtension::SelectByID2 with a Mark of 4 for the features to pattern and a Mark of 1 for the axis. You can also use IFeature::Select2 to select the features and the axis.

  • Components and axis: Use IModelDocExtension::SelectByID2 with a Mark of 1 for the components to pattern and a Mark of 2 for the axis.

You must select the features or components before selecting the axis.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2005 FCS, Revision Number 13.0

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