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InsertBreak Method (IView)

Inserts a break in the drawing view at the specified location.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function InsertBreak( _
   ByVal Orientation As System.Integer, _
   ByVal Position1 As System.Double, _
   ByVal Position2 As System.Double, _
   ByVal Style As System.Integer _
) As BreakLine
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IView
Dim Orientation As System.Integer
Dim Position1 As System.Double
Dim Position2 As System.Double
Dim Style As System.Integer
Dim value As BreakLine
value = instance.InsertBreak(Orientation, Position1, Position2, Style)
BreakLine InsertBreak( 
   System.int Orientation,
   System.double Position1,
   System.double Position2,
   System.int Style
BreakLine^ InsertBreak( 
&   System.int Orientation,
&   System.double Position1,
&   System.double Position2,
&   System.int Style



Horizontal or vertical cut as defined in swBreakLineOrientation_e


Location of the first line in the break (see Remarks)


Location of the second line in the break (see Remarks)


Cut style as defined in swBrealkLineStyle_e

Return Value

Break line



A break in a drawing view consists of a pair of lines. This method inserts the break lines at the locations indicated by Position1 and Position2.


If the orientation of the break is...

Then Position1 and Position2 are...


Y values, relative to the drawing view origin, indicating where along the Y axis to place the breaks


X values, relative to the drawing view origin, indicating where along the X axis to place the breaks


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2003 FCS, Revision Number 11.0

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