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CreateRenderMaterial Method (IModelDocExtension)

Creates an appearance for this model.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function CreateRenderMaterial( _
   ByVal PathName As System.String _
) As RenderMaterial
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IModelDocExtension
Dim PathName As System.String
Dim value As RenderMaterial
value = instance.CreateRenderMaterial(PathName)
RenderMaterial CreateRenderMaterial( 
   System.string PathName
RenderMaterial^ CreateRenderMaterial( 
&   System.String^ PathName



Fully qualified or relative path and filename of the appearance to add to the model

Return Value




See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2008 FCS, Revision Number 16.0

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