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Get/Set Methods

Return Value


Hole Wizard and Toolbox folder

ISldWorks::GetUserPreferenceStringValue(swUserPreferenceStringValue_e.swHoleWizardToolBoxFolder) ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceStringValue(swUserPreferenceStringValue_e.swHoleWizardToolBoxFolder, <Value>)  

String value

Specifies the location of the Hole Wizard/Toolbox folder

Make this folder the default search location for Toolbox components 


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swUseFolderAsDefaultSearchLocation, <Value>)

Boolean value 

Specifies whether to make the specified Hole Wizard and Toolbox folder the default search location for Toolbox components 

Toolbox Task Pane - Display Toolbox Favorites folder


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swShowToolboxFavoritesFolder, <Value>)

Boolean value

Specifies whether to display the Toolbox Favorites folder

Hole Wizard settings


ISldWorks::SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swTransferHoleWizardSizeComboBoxSettings, <Value>)

Boolean value

True to preserve settings for each Hole Wizard hole type, false to transfer settings when changing Hole Wizard hole type



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