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GetPersistReferenceCount3 Method (IModelDocExtension)

Gets the size of the persistent reference ID assigned to the selected object in this model document.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetPersistReferenceCount3( _
   ByVal DispObj As System.Object _
) As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDocExtension
Dim DispObj As System.Object
Dim value As System.Integer
value = instance.GetPersistReferenceCount3(DispObj)
System.int GetPersistReferenceCount3( 
   System.object DispObj
System.int GetPersistReferenceCount3( 
&   System.Object^ DispObj


Selected object

Return Value

Size of that object's persistent reference ID



Persistent reference ID values obtained using the now obsolete IModelDocExtension::GetPersistReference and its related obsolete methods, IModelDocExtension::GetPersistReferenceCount and IModelDocExtension::GetObjectByPersistReference2, are not compatible with persistent reference IDs obtained using IModelDocExtension::GetPersistReference3 or IModelDocExtension::IGetPersistReference3 and its related methods, IModelDocExtension::GetObjectByPersistReference3 or IModelDocExtension::IGetObjectByPersistReference3 and this method.

IMPORTANT: SOLIDWORKS recommends not using this method with IModelDocExtension::IGetPersistReference3 because when these methods are used together, you will experience a significant decrease in performance.

See Persistent Reference IDs for more information.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2007 SP3, Revision Number 15.3

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