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Split Property (IDisplayDimension)

Gets or sets whether to split a dual dimension above and below an unbroken dimension line (also called a leader). 

.NET Syntax

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

Property Value

True to split a dual dimension above and below an unbroken dimension line, false to not



Setting this method to true only affects the following types of dual dimensions when the Split when text position is "Solid Leader, Aligned Text" option is selected in their Tools > Options > Dimensions dialog boxes:

  • Arc Length
  • Chamfer
  • Diameter
  • Linear
  • Radius

To open the Help topic containing instructions on how to get and set the Split when text position is "Solid Leader, Aligned Text" option programmatically:

  1. Click Help > Use SOLIDWORKS Web Help, if this menu item is checked.
  2. Click Help > API Help.
  3. Type Document.
  4. Scroll down to the properties index subentry.
  5. Scroll down to the dimensions index sub-subentry.
  6. Double-click the type of dimension listed below dimensions whose dual dimension's Split when text position is "Solid Leader, Aligned Text" option you want to get or set.

See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2014 FCS, Revision Number 22.0

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