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ActivateView Method (IDrawingDoc)

Activates the specified drawing view.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function ActivateView( _
   ByVal ViewName As System.String _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IDrawingDoc
Dim ViewName As System.String
Dim value As System.Boolean
 
value = instance.ActivateView(ViewName)
C# 
System.bool ActivateView( 
   System.string ViewName
)
C++/CLI 
System.bool ActivateView( 
&   System.String^ ViewName
) 

Parameters

ViewName
Name of the drawing view

Return Value

True if successful, false if not

Example

Remarks

This method returns false when trying to activate a drawing sheet. To activate a drawing sheet, use IDrawingDoc::ActivateSheet.
 

See Also



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