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AddSymmetricDimension Method (IModelDocExtension)

Creates a full symmetrical angular dimension at the specified location for the selected entities.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function AddSymmetricDimension( _
   ByVal X As System.Double, _
   ByVal Y As System.Double, _
   ByVal Z As System.Double _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDocExtension
Dim X As System.Double
Dim Y As System.Double
Dim Z As System.Double
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.AddSymmetricDimension(X, Y, Z)
System.object AddSymmetricDimension( 
   System.double X,
   System.double Y,
   System.double Z
System.Object^ AddSymmetricDimension( 
&   System.double X,
&   System.double Y,
&   System.double Z


X coordinate of the symmetrical angular dimension
Y coordinate of the symmetrical angular dimension
Z coordinate of the symmetrical angular dimension

Return Value

Symmetrical angular dimension



This type of dimensioning is helpful when you create a sketch for revolved geometry that requires a full angular dimension.

Before calling this method, you might want to call ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle with swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swInputDimValOnCreate to suppress the dialog box that allows the user to enter the dimension value.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2015 FCS, Revision Number 23.0

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