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SetUnits Method (IModelDoc2)

Sets the units used by the end-user for the model.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Sub SetUnits( _
   ByVal UType As System.Short, _
   ByVal FractBase As System.Short, _
   ByVal FractDenom As System.Short, _
   ByVal SigDigits As System.Short, _
   ByVal RoundToFraction As System.Boolean _
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDoc2
Dim UType As System.Short
Dim FractBase As System.Short
Dim FractDenom As System.Short
Dim SigDigits As System.Short
Dim RoundToFraction As System.Boolean
instance.SetUnits(UType, FractBase, FractDenom, SigDigits, RoundToFraction)
void SetUnits( 
   System.short UType,
   System.short FractBase,
   System.short FractDenom,
   System.short SigDigits,
   System.bool RoundToFraction
void SetUnits( 
&   System.short UType,
&   System.short FractBase,
&   System.short FractDenom,
&   System.short SigDigits,
&   System.bool RoundToFraction


Model units as defined in swLengthUnit_e

Decimal vs. fraction as defined in swFractionDisplay_e


Used only for fractional inches and is the denominator for the smallest fraction to be used, for example, 64 for 1/64


Significant digits if using decimal units


Flag denoting whether or not to round to the fraction; for example, if 4 is the denominator value given in fractDenom and the actual value is 0.27, it is rounded to 0.25



Fractional units are only valid if UType is swINCHES or swFEETINCHES.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2001Plus FCS, Revision Number 10.0

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