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SketchOffset Method (ISketchManager)

Obsolete. Superseded by ISketchManager::SketchOffset2.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function SketchOffset( _
   ByVal Offset As System.Double, _
   ByVal BothDirections As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal Chain As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal CapEnds As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal MakeConstruction As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal AddDimensions As System.Boolean _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISketchManager
Dim Offset As System.Double
Dim BothDirections As System.Boolean
Dim Chain As System.Boolean
Dim CapEnds As System.Boolean
Dim MakeConstruction As System.Boolean
Dim AddDimensions As System.Boolean
Dim value As System.Boolean
value = instance.SketchOffset(Offset, BothDirections, Chain, CapEnds, MakeConstruction, AddDimensions)
System.bool SketchOffset( 
   System.double Offset,
   System.bool BothDirections,
   System.bool Chain,
   System.bool CapEnds,
   System.bool MakeConstruction,
   System.bool AddDimensions
System.bool SketchOffset( 
&   System.double Offset,
&   System.bool BothDirections,
&   System.bool Chain,
&   System.bool CapEnds,
&   System.bool MakeConstruction,
&   System.bool AddDimensions


Offset value; negative value offsets in opposite direction

True to offset the sketch entities in both directions, false to not


True to offset the chain of sketch entities, false if you want only the selected sketch entities offset (see Remarks)

True to cap the bidirectional offset with arcs, false to not

True to make the sketch entities construction geometry after offsetting, false to not


True to include the offset distance in the sketch, false to not

Return Value

True if the sketch entities are offset, false if not


Specifying true to the Chain argument offsets the selected entity and any other entities that belong to the same contour or chain (contiguous geometric entities like edges).


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2005 FCS, Revision Number 13.0

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