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IGetEntities Method (ISketchRelation)

Gets the entities associated with this sketch relation.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function IGetEntities( _
   ByVal NumEntities As System.Integer _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISketchRelation
Dim NumEntities As System.Integer
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.IGetEntities(NumEntities)
System.object IGetEntities( 
   System.int NumEntities
System.Object^ IGetEntities( 
&   System.int NumEntities


Number of entities

Return Value

  • in-process, unmanaged C++: Pointer to an array of entities for this sketch relation
  • VBA, VB.NET, C#, and C++/CLI: Not supported

    See In-process Methods for details about this type of method.

  • Remarks

    When you create a sketch relation, an internal entity may also be created to define that sketch relation. For example, if you add a sketch relation by specifying or selecting a point and an edge, a sketch segment may be created. If this happens, then ISketchRelation::GetEntities and ISketchRelation::IGetEntities return the point and sketch segment. To get the actual entities used to define the sketch relation, call ISketchRelation::GetDefinitionEntities or ISketchRelation::IGetDefinitionEntities.

    Because some of the objects may be NULL, you should check for this before accessing them. You should deallocate any dynamically allocated memory.

    Before calling this method, call ISketchRelation::GetEntitiesCount to get the value for NumEntities.


    See Also


    SOLIDWORKS 2004 FCS, Revision Number 12.0

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