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ImportMethod Property (IImportDxfDwgData)

Gets or sets whether to import this sheet (layout).

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Property ImportMethod( _
   ByVal Sheet As System.String _
) As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IImportDxfDwgData
Dim Sheet As System.String
Dim value As System.Integer
instance.ImportMethod(Sheet) = value
value = instance.ImportMethod(Sheet)
System.int ImportMethod( 
   System.string Sheet
) {get; set;}
property System.int ImportMethod {
   System.int get(System.String^ Sheet);
   void set (System.String^ Sheet, System.int value);


Sheet (layout) name of the input file or an empty string for all sheets (see Remarks)

Property Value

Import method as defined in swImportDxfDwg_ImportMethod_e



By default, all sheets are imported into a new drawing.


If you want to import...

Then set...

All sheets except for a specific one into a new drawing

ImportDxfDwgData.ImportMethod("<sheet to exclude>") = swImportDxfDwg_DoNotImportSheet  

Only a single sheet into a sketch in a new part

ImportDxfDwgData.ImportMethod("") = swImportDxfDwg_DoNotImportSheet


to make the default not to import sheets. Then set:


ImportDxfDwgData.ImportMethod("<sheet to import>") = swImportDxfDwg_ImportToPartSketch

 to import only this sheet.

See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2007 FCS, Revision Number 15.0

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