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GetDirectionVector Method (IBoundaryBossFeatureData)

Gets the entity used as the direction vector for the specified curve in the specified direction in this boundary feature.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetDirectionVector( _
   ByVal Direction As System.Integer, _
   ByVal GuideIndex As System.Integer _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IBoundaryBossFeatureData
Dim Direction As System.Integer
Dim GuideIndex As System.Integer
Dim value As System.Object
 
value = instance.GetDirectionVector(Direction, GuideIndex)
C# 
System.object GetDirectionVector( 
   System.int Direction,
   System.int GuideIndex
)
C++/CLI 
System.Object^ GetDirectionVector( 
&   System.int Direction,
&   System.int GuideIndex
) 

Parameters

Direction
Direction as defined in swBoundaryBossDirection_e
GuideIndex
Index of the curve (see Remarks)

Return Value

Entity used as the direction vector:

Example

Remarks

This method is only available if the type of tangency of the direction vector is swBoundaryBossTangencyType_e.swBoundaryBossTangency_DirectionVector. Use IBoundaryBossFeatureData::GetGuideTangencyType to determine the type of tangency.

Call IBoundaryBossFeatureData::GetCurvesCount to get a valid range of values for GuideIndex.

NOTE: Using two vertices for the direction vector is not currently supported by the SOLIDWORKS API.
 

See Also

Availability

SOLIDWORKS 2016 FCS, Revision Number 24.0


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