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GetFeatures Method (IFeatureManager)

Gets the features in this document.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetFeatures( _
   ByVal ToplevelOnly As System.Boolean _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFeatureManager
Dim ToplevelOnly As System.Boolean
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.GetFeatures(ToplevelOnly)
System.object GetFeatures( 
   System.bool ToplevelOnly
System.Object^ GetFeatures( 
&   System.bool ToplevelOnly


True to get only the features at the top level of the FeatureManager design tree, false to get the top-level features and all child features in the FeatureManager design tree

Return Value

Array of all of the features



If TopLevelOnly is false, then this method gets all of the feature and child features in this document.  It does not get features in components.


The features that are returned by this method can be in any order. You should not rely on the order to indicate anything about children or parents. If hierarchy and order information is needed, then use IPartDoc::FirstFeature or IPartDoc::IFirstFeature or IModelDoc2::FirstFeature or IModelDoc2::FirstFeatureIFeature::GetNextFeature or IFeatureIGetNextFeature, IFeature::GetFirstSubFeature or IFeature::IGetFirstSubFeature, and IFeature::GetNextSubFeature or IFeature::IGetNextSubFeature to retrieve your information.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2006 FCS, Revision Number 14.0

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