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IGetMaterialPropertyValues Method (IModelDocExtension)

Gets the material properties for this model.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function IGetMaterialPropertyValues( _
   ByVal Config_opt As System.Integer, _
   ByVal Config_count As System.Integer, _
   ByRef Config_names As System.String _
) As System.Double
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDocExtension
Dim Config_opt As System.Integer
Dim Config_count As System.Integer
Dim Config_names As System.String
Dim value As System.Double
value = instance.IGetMaterialPropertyValues(Config_opt, Config_count, Config_names)
System.double IGetMaterialPropertyValues( 
   System.int Config_opt,
   System.int Config_count,
   ref System.string Config_names
System.double IGetMaterialPropertyValues( 
&   System.int Config_opt,
&   System.int Config_count,
&   System.String^% Config_names


Configuration options as defined by swInConfigurationOpts_e

Number of configurations for this component

  • in-process, unmanaged C++: Pointer to an array of configuration names for this component
  • VBA, VB.NET, C#, and C++/CLI: Not supported

    See In-process Methods for details about this type of method. 

  • Return Value

    • in-process, unmanaged C++: Poitner to an array of material values for this component (see Remarks)
  • VBA, VB.NET, C#, and C++/CLI: Not supported

    See In-process Methods for details about this type of method. 

  • Remarks

    The material values returned include the face color (R,G,B values), reflectivity (ambient, diffuse, specular, shininess), transparency, and emission.

    The format of material_values is an array of doubles:

    [ R, G, B, Ambient, Diffuse, Specular, Shininess, Transparency, Emission ]

    Valid values are from 0 to 1 for all variables. If material_values is all -1 values, then material property values were not assigned to the feature. Therefore, the feature will have the default properties in the user interface.


    See Also


    SOLIDWORKS 2004 FCS, Revision Number 12.0

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