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InsertAlternateView Method (IView)

Inserts an Alternate Position View of the currently selected drawing view.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function InsertAlternateView( _
   ByVal ConfigurationName As System.String _
) As View
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IView
Dim ConfigurationName As System.String
Dim value As View
value = instance.InsertAlternateView(ConfigurationName)
View InsertAlternateView( 
   System.string ConfigurationName
View^ InsertAlternateView( 
&   System.String^ ConfigurationName


Name of the configuration (see Remarks)

Return Value

Alternate drawing view



Before using this method, you must select a drawing view on which to superimpose the Alternate Position View.


If you specify a non-existent configuration for ConfigurationName, then it is created using all default settings. The new configuration is identical to the currently selected configuration. The user can then open the assembly, edit the configuration, and update the drawing view


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2007 FCS, Revision Number 15.0

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