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InsertBlock Method (ISketchManager)
Block instance

Obsolete. Superseded by ISketchManager::InsertBlock2.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function InsertBlock( _
   const dsString& BlockName As System.String, _
   double InsertX As System.Double, _
   double InsertY As System.Double, _
   double InsertZ As System.Double, _
   double Scale As System.Double, _
   double Rotation As System.Double _
) As BlockInstance
BlockInstance InsertBlock( 
   System.string BlockName,
   System.double InsertX,
   System.double InsertY,
   System.double InsertZ,
   System.double Scale,
   System.double Rotation
   BlockName : String,
   InsertX : Number,
   InsertY : Number,
   InsertZ : Number,
   Scale : Number,
   Rotation : Number
) : dsBlockInstance
COM native C++ 
HRESULT InsertBlock( 
   BSTR BlockName,
   DOUBLE InsertX,
   DOUBLE InsertY,
   DOUBLE InsertZ,
   DOUBLE Scale,
   DOUBLE Rotation,
   IBlockInstance** Blk
DSRESULT InsertBlock( 
   const dsString& BlockName,
   double InsertX,
   double InsertY,
   double InsertZ,
   double Scale,
   double Rotation,
   dsBlockInstance** Blk


Name for the Block instance
x coordinate where to insert the Block instance
y coordinate where to insert the Block instance
z coordinate where to insert the Block instance
Scale factor for each axis
Angle by which to rotate the Block instance; in radians (see Remarks)
Blk[out] or Return Value
Block instance


Use a positive value for Rotation to rotate the Block instance counterclockwise and a negative value to rotate the Block instance clockwise.

See Also


DraftSight V1R1

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