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SensorType Property (ISensor)

Gets the type of this sensor.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Property SensorType As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISensor
Dim value As System.Integer
instance.SensorType = value
value = instance.SensorType
System.int SensorType {get; set;}
property System.int SensorType {
   System.int get();
   void set ( &   System.int value);

Property Value

Type of sensor as defined in swSensorType_e



As of SOLIDWORKS 2009 SP02, only measurement (dimension) sensors of type swSensorType_e.swSensorDimension are supported.

See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2009 SP2, Revision Number 17.2

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