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InsertAlignedDimension Method (ISketchManager)
Aligned linear Dimension

Inserts an aligned linear Dimension.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function InsertAlignedDimension( _
   const dsDoubleArray& ExtensionLine1PointDblArray As System.Object, _
   const dsDoubleArray& ExtensionLine2PointDblArray As System.Object, _
   const dsDoubleArray& DimensionLinePointDblArray As System.Object, _
   const dsString& DimensionTextOverride As System.String _
) As AlignedDimension
AlignedDimension InsertAlignedDimension( 
   System.object ExtensionLine1PointDblArray,
   System.object ExtensionLine2PointDblArray,
   System.object DimensionLinePointDblArray,
   System.string DimensionTextOverride
   ExtensionLine1PointDblArray : Array,
   ExtensionLine2PointDblArray : Array,
   DimensionLinePointDblArray : Array,
   DimensionTextOverride : String
) : dsAlignedDimension
COM native C++ 
HRESULT InsertAlignedDimension( 
   VARIANT ExtensionLine1PointDblArray,
   VARIANT ExtensionLine2PointDblArray,
   VARIANT DimensionLinePointDblArray,
   BSTR DimensionTextOverride,
   IAlignedDimension** AlignedDimension
DSRESULT InsertAlignedDimension( 
   const dsDoubleArray& ExtensionLine1PointDblArray,
   const dsDoubleArray& ExtensionLine2PointDblArray,
   const dsDoubleArray& DimensionLinePointDblArray,
   const dsString& DimensionTextOverride,
   dsAlignedDimension** AlignedDimension


Array of three doubles indicating the point where to place the first extension line
Array of three doubles indicating the point where to place the second extension line
Array of three doubles indicating the point where to place the Dimension
Text with which to override the default Dimension text
AlignedDimension[out] or Return Value
Aligned linear Dimension



  • dsCommandOptionInt16_SetDmRltvMode = 0
    Explode dimension; no association to the two extension lines.
  • dsCommandOptionInt16_SetDmRltvMode = 1
    No association to the two extension lines.
  • dsCommandOptionInt16_SetDmRltvMode = 2
    Dimension is associated to the two extension lines, if they exist.

See Also


DraftSight V1R1.2

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