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AddLayer Method (ILayerMgr)

Adds a layer to this drawing document.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function AddLayer( _
   ByVal NameIn As System.String, _
   ByVal DescIn As System.String, _
   ByVal ColorIn As System.Integer, _
   ByVal StyleIn As System.Integer, _
   ByVal WidthIn As System.Integer _
) As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ILayerMgr
Dim NameIn As System.String
Dim DescIn As System.String
Dim ColorIn As System.Integer
Dim StyleIn As System.Integer
Dim WidthIn As System.Integer
Dim value As System.Integer
value = instance.AddLayer(NameIn, DescIn, ColorIn, StyleIn, WidthIn)
System.int AddLayer( 
   System.string NameIn,
   System.string DescIn,
   System.int ColorIn,
   System.int StyleIn,
   System.int WidthIn
System.int AddLayer( 
&   System.String^ NameIn,
&   System.String^ DescIn,
&   System.int ColorIn,
&   System.int StyleIn,
&   System.int WidthIn



Layer name


Description for the new layer


COLORREF value specifying the desired color of items within this layer


Line style as defined in swLineStyles_e


Line width as defined in swLineWeights_e

Return Value

1 if the layer was created successfully


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 99, datecode 1999207

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