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SetText Method (IDisplayDimension)

Sets the text above the dimension line in a display dimension.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Sub SetText( _
   ByVal WhichText As System.Integer, _
   ByVal Text As System.String _
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IDisplayDimension
Dim WhichText As System.Integer
Dim Text As System.String
instance.SetText(WhichText, Text)
void SetText( 
   System.int WhichText,
   System.string Text
void SetText( 
&   System.int WhichText,
&   System.String^ Text



Aspect of the text to get as defined in swDimensionTextParts_e (see Remarks)


Text to create above the dimension line



Use swDimensionTextParts_e.swDimensionTextAll to create or replace the entire dimension text. SOLIDWORKS places the input text in the prefix portion of the dimension text, clears the suffix and callout texts, and turns off the dimension value (see IDisplayDimension::ShowDimensionValue).

After using this method, use IModelDoc2::GraphicsRedraw2 to redraw the graphics window to see your changes.

NOTE: This method does not support hole callouts.

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