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GetReferences Method (IEdmItem)

Gets item references.


Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Sub GetReferences( _
   ByVal lEdmRefFlags As System.Integer, _
   ByRef ppoRetReferences As EdmItemRef() _
void GetReferences( 
   System.int lEdmRefFlags,
   out EdmItemRef[] ppoRetReferences
void GetReferences( 
&   System.int lEdmRefFlags,
&   [Out] array<EdmItemRef> ppoRetReferences


Combination of EdmRefFlags bits
Array of EdmItemRef structures; one structure for each item reference


See the IEdmItem examples.


Call IEdmItem::UpdateReferences to add, update, or remove item references.

Use IEdmFile5::GetReferenceTree to enumerate item references.

Use IEdmBatchItemReferenceUpdate to quickly update the references of many items at the same time.

See the Programming Items topic for more information.

Return codes:

  • S_OK: The method successfully executed.
  • S_FALSE: One of the arguments is invalid.

See Also


SolidWorks Enterprise PDM 2010

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