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GetSaveFlag Method (IModelDoc2)

Gets whether the document is currently dirty and needs to be saved.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetSaveFlag() As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDoc2
Dim value As System.Boolean
value = instance.GetSaveFlag()
System.bool GetSaveFlag()
System.bool GetSaveFlag(); 

Return Value

True if this document needs to be saved, false if not



This flag determines if the Do you wish to save changes? dialog is displayed when the user tries to close the document. Many operations cause this flag to be set, and you can use IModelDoc2::SetSaveFlag to set this flag.

This flag is set to true for assemblies only when a subassembly has been saved. If this flag is set to true for a subassembly, then the assembly is not marked as dirty until the subassembly is saved.

After an end-user has saved the file, this flag is reset to false.

NOTE: This method returns true if the model is opened read-only, the system option Don't prompt to save read-only referenced documents is not selected, and the model is dirty and visible.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2001Plus FCS, Revision Number 10.0

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