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GetGridSettings Method (IModelDoc2)

Gets the current grid settings.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetGridSettings() As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDoc2
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.GetGridSettings()
System.object GetGridSettings()
System.Object^ GetGridSettings(); 

Return Value

Current grid settings (see Remarks)


The return format is the following array of doubles:

[ dispGrid, gridSpacing, snap, dotStyle, nMajor, nMinor, angleSnap, angleUnit, minorAuto ]


  • dispGrid - can be interpreted as a BOOLEAN: True if grid displayed, false otherwise

  • gridSpacing - snap distance

  • snap - can be interpreted as a BOOLEAN: True if snap to grid is on, false otherwise

  • dotStyle - can be interpreted as a BOOLEAN: True if dotted grids, false otherwise

  • nMajor - number of minors in major

  • nMinor - number of snaps in minor

  • angleSnap - can be interpreted as a BOOLEAN: True if snap to angle is on, false otherwise

  • angleUnit - value of angle to which to snap

  • minorAuto - an be interpreted as a BOOLEAN: True if the minor grids are set automatically, false otherwise



See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2001Plus FCS, Revision Number 10.0

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