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SetDirectionReference Method (ISimpleHoleFeatureData2)

Sets the direction of the cut extrude for this simple hole feature.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function SetDirectionReference( _
   ByVal Ref1 As System.Object, _
   ByVal Ref2 As System.Object _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISimpleHoleFeatureData2
Dim Ref1 As System.Object
Dim Ref2 As System.Object
Dim value As System.Boolean
value = instance.SetDirectionReference(Ref1, Ref2)
System.bool SetDirectionReference( 
   System.object Ref1,
   System.object Ref2
System.bool SetDirectionReference( 
&   System.Object^ Ref1,
&   System.Object^ Ref2


First reference entity (see Remarks)
Second reference entity (see Remarks)

Return Value

True if the direction for the cut is set, false if not


Sometimes one reference entity defines a direction; for example, an edge or axis. Other times, two reference entities define a direction; for example, two vertices or two sketch points.


Valid reference entities for Ref1 and Ref2:

  • line segment

  • edge

  • axis

  • vertex

  • face

  • plane

  • sketch point

See Accessing Selections that Define Features for additional details.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2004 SP1, Revision Number 12.1

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