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SuspendSelectionList Method (ISelectionMgr)

Suspends the current selection list.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function SuspendSelectionList() As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISelectionMgr
Dim value As System.Integer
value = instance.SuspendSelectionList()
System.int SuspendSelectionList()
System.int SuspendSelectionList(); 

Return Value

0 if the suspended list is empty, 1 if not



To add objects to a selection list without preselecting the objects in the user interface:

  1. Call ISelectionMgr::SuspendSelectionList to suspend the current selection list, preserving its contents and starting a new selection list.
  2. Call ISelectionMgr::AddSelectionListObject or ISelectionMgr::AddSelectionListObjects to populate the new selection list.
  3. Process the objects in the new selection list.
  4. Call ISelectionMgr::ResumeSelectionList to reinstate the suspended selection list.

To programmatically preselect objects in the user interface and add them to a selection list, use IModelDocExtension::SelectByID2.

IModelDoc2::ClearSelection2 works like ISelectionMgr::SuspendSelectionList to clear the selection list. Unlike IModelDoc2::ClearSelection2, this method preserves the list for future reinstatement.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2012 FCS, Revision Number 20.0

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