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SetSheetFormatName Method (ISheet)

Sets the name of the sheet format of this drawing sheet, as displayed in the FeatureManager design tree.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function SetSheetFormatName( _
   ByVal Name As System.String _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISheet
Dim Name As System.String
Dim value As System.Boolean
value = instance.SetSheetFormatName(Name)
System.bool SetSheetFormatName( 
   System.string Name
System.bool SetSheetFormatName( 
&   System.String^ Name


Name of the sheet format

Return Value

True if the name of the sheet format is set, false if not


The name that you specify must:

  • be unique in the FeatureManager design tree.
  • Not contain any of the SOLIDWORKS reserved special characters.

If either of these conditions is not met, then this method returns false, and the name is not changed. If this sheet does not have a sheet format, this method has no effect.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2005 FCS, Revision Number 13.0

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