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InsertMirrorFeature2 Method (IFeatureManager)

Mirrors selected features, faces, and bodies about a selected plane or planar face.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function InsertMirrorFeature2( _
   ByVal BMirrorBody As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal BGeometryPattern As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal BMerge As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal BKnit As System.Boolean, _
   ByVal ScopeOptions As System.Integer _
) As Feature
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IFeatureManager
Dim BMirrorBody As System.Boolean
Dim BGeometryPattern As System.Boolean
Dim BMerge As System.Boolean
Dim BKnit As System.Boolean
Dim ScopeOptions As System.Integer
Dim value As Feature
value = instance.InsertMirrorFeature2(BMirrorBody, BGeometryPattern, BMerge, BKnit, ScopeOptions)
Feature InsertMirrorFeature2( 
   System.bool BMirrorBody,
   System.bool BGeometryPattern,
   System.bool BMerge,
   System.bool BKnit,
   System.int ScopeOptions
Feature^ InsertMirrorFeature2( 
&   System.bool BMirrorBody,
&   System.bool BGeometryPattern,
&   System.bool BMerge,
&   System.bool BKnit,
&   System.int ScopeOptions



True to mirror solid bodies; false to mirror a feature or face


True to mirror only the feature geometry, false to solve the entire feature; applies to mirroring features only


True to merge any mirrored solid bodies, false to not; applies to mirroring solid bodies only


True to knit surfaces, false to not; applies to mirroring surfaces only


Feature scope as defined by swFeatureScope_e

Return Value




This method attempts to create the mirror feature without displaying a dialog box to get information from the user. It relies on preselected and marked entities and arguments.


Must be preselected and marked with a value of...

Features to be mirrored


Faces to be mirrored


Bodies to be mirrored


Plane or planar face


For information on selecting and marking entities, see IModelDocExtension::SelectByID2.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2008 FCS, Revision Number 16.0

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