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GetProjectionLines Method (IView)

Gets the projection lines (arrows) in this drawing view.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetProjectionLines() As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IView
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.GetProjectionLines()
System.object GetProjectionLines()
System.Object^ GetProjectionLines(); 

Return Value

Array of projection lines


This method only works for base drawing views; it does not work for projected or auxiliary views.


Multiple projection lines can exist in a view. This method returns the interface for each projection line so that an application such as DXF/DWG translation can create the projection lines with the base drawing view rather than creating those lines when cycling through the views and finding a projected or auxiliary view.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2007 SP2, Revision Number 15.2

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