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System Options > Import > Inventor/Catia V5/Creo/NX/Solid Edge

To display the dialog:

Select Tools > Options > System Options > Import > File Format > Inventor/Catia V5/Creo/NX/Solid Edge.

- or -

  1. Click File > Open.
  2. In Files of type, select Inventor (Part or Assembly), Catia V5, ProE/Creo (Part or Assembly), Unigraphics/NX, or Solid Edge (Part or Assembly).
  3. Click Options.



Get/Set Methods

Return Value


Entities to Read From 3rd Party CAD Files - Solid Body


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swImportSolidBody, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value


Entities to Read From 3rd Party CAD Files - Surface Body


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swImportSurfaceBody, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value


Entities to Read From 3rd Party CAD Files - Reference Plane


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swImportReferencePlane, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value


Entities to Read From 3rd Party CAD Files - Reference Axis


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swImportReferenceAxis, <OnFlag>)


Boolean value


Entities to Read From 3rd Party CAD Files - Unconsumed Sketch(es) and Curves


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swImportUnconsumedSketchesAndCurves, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value



Entities to Read From 3rd Party CAD Files - Custom Properties


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swImportCustomProperties, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value



Entities to Read From 3rd Party CAD Files - Material Properties


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swImportMaterialProperties, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value



Options - Dissolve top level assembly on open


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swImportDissolveTopLevelAssemblyOnOpen, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value



Options - Ignore Hidden Entities


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swImportIgnoreHiddenEntities, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value



Options - Import tool bodies from UG NX


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swImportToolBodiesFromUGNX, <OnFlag>)

Boolean value




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