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ICreatePoint2 Method (IModelDoc2)

Obsolete. Superseded by ISketchManager::CreatePoint.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function ICreatePoint2( _
   ByVal PointX As System.Double, _
   ByVal PointY As System.Double, _
   ByVal PointZ As System.Double _
) As SketchPoint
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDoc2
Dim PointX As System.Double
Dim PointY As System.Double
Dim PointZ As System.Double
Dim value As SketchPoint
value = instance.ICreatePoint2(PointX, PointY, PointZ)
SketchPoint ICreatePoint2( 
   System.double PointX,
   System.double PointY,
   System.double PointZ
SketchPoint^ ICreatePoint2( 
&   System.double PointX,
&   System.double PointY,
&   System.double PointZ


X location of the point
Y location of the point
Z location of the point; ignored for 2D sketches

Return Value

Newly created sketch point; this value is NULL if the operation fails


This method creates a point in the active 2D or 3D sketch. If a sketch is not active, the point is not created and NULL is returned. Use IModelDoc2::GetActiveSketch2 or IModelDoc2::IGetActiveSketch2 to check to see if the sketch is active.

IModelDoc2::SetAddToDB and IModelDoc2::SetDisplayWhenAdded increase performance during entity creation by adding entities directly to the SOLIDWORKS database. IModelDoc2::SetAddToDB also avoids inferencing.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2001Plus FCS, Revision Number 10.0

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