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GetNextFaceArray Method (IMidSurface3)

Gets the next face from the original paired faces and the thickness between the faces.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetNextFaceArray( _
   ByRef Thickness As System.Double _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IMidSurface3
Dim Thickness As System.Double
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.GetNextFaceArray(Thickness)
System.object GetNextFaceArray( 
   out System.double Thickness
System.Object^ GetNextFaceArray( 
&   [Out] System.double Thickness


Thickness between the faces

Return Value

Next face


A separator is needed between the front faces and back faces. Thus, a NULL always exists between the front faces and the back faces.

For example, if there are five faces in the model, then the mid-surface has five faces. To get the five faces:

At each call, the data is arranged as follows if there is one front face in the array:  

[Neutral face], [front face], NULL, [back face]

If there are more than one front face in the array, then the data is arranged as follows:

[Neutral face], [front face1, front face2], NULL, [back face1, back face2]


Call IMidSurface3::GetFirstFaceArray to get the first face from the original paired faces.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2009 FCS, Revision Number 17.0

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