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ShortenedRadius Property (IDisplayDimension)

Gets or sets whether to display this radius display dimension with a foreshortened radius.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Property ShortenedRadius As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IDisplayDimension
Dim value As System.Boolean
instance.ShortenedRadius = value
value = instance.ShortenedRadius
System.bool ShortenedRadius {get; set;}
property System.bool ShortenedRadius {
   System.bool get();
   void set ( &   System.bool value);

Property Value

True displays a foreshortened radius, false does not display a foreshortened radius


In certain instances, you might want to show a radius dimension where the leader goes towards the center of the arc, but stops just before reaching the center. This is commonly used when the center of the arc is beyond the bounds of a drawing, or interferes with another view. This method controls that display characteristic.

This property applies only to radius dimensions. It does not affect other types of dimensions.

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

See Also


SOLIDWORKS 99, datecode 1999207

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