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GetBreakLineCount Method (IView)

Obsolete. Superseded by IView::GetBreakLineCount2.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetBreakLineCount( _
   ByRef Size As System.Integer _
) As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IView
Dim Size As System.Integer
Dim value As System.Integer
value = instance.GetBreakLineCount(Size)
System.int GetBreakLineCount( 
   out System.int Size
System.int GetBreakLineCount( 
&   [Out] System.int Size


Size of an array of doubles to allocate in call to IView::GetBreakLineInfo and IView::IGetBreakLineInfo

Return Value

Number of breaks


This method indicates the number of break lines in the view; it does not indicate if the view is broken.

A drawing view can have break lines without the break being applied. To determine whether a view is broken, use IView::IsBroken.

A break in a drawing view consists of a pair of lines. This method returns the number of breaks in the view, not the number of break lines. For example, this method returns 3 for a view that has three breaks in it, even though there are three pairs (or six lines) on the display.

Call this method before calling IView::IGetBreakLines to determine the size of the array for that method.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2003 FCS, Revision Number 11.0

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