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PreSplitBody Method (IFeatureManager)

Obsolete. Superseded by IFeatureManager::PreSplitBody2.

.NET Syntax

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

Return Value

Array of bodies that result from splitting a body


To create a split-body feature:

  1. Select the cutting tools.

  2. Call this method to get all of the bodies that will result from the split operation.

  3. Create the split-body feature using IFeatureManager::PostSplitBody.

To find out if the bodies in a split-body feature were consumed, use ISplitBodyFeatureData::Consume.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2007 FCS, Revision Number 15.0

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