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SelectionColor Property (ISelectionMgr)

Gets or sets the selection color.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Property SelectionColor( _
   ByVal Mark As System.Integer _
) As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISelectionMgr
Dim Mark As System.Integer
Dim value As System.Integer
instance.SelectionColor(Mark) = value
value = instance.SelectionColor(Mark)
System.int SelectionColor( 
   System.int Mark
) {get; set;}
property System.int SelectionColor {
   System.int get(System.int Mark);
   void set (System.int Mark, System.int value);


Mark value (see Remarks)

Property Value

Value indicating the color to use for a selection as defined by swSystemColors; these values are from swUserPreferenceIntegerValue_e  (see Remarks)


You should have a set of marks that you want to apply to selected objects. These marks are application specific and should be designed to present to the user a visual collection of like objects.

The values that SOLIDWORKS internal dialogs typically use for selection colors are:

  • swSystemColorsSelectedItem1

  • swSystemColorsSelectedItem2

  • swSystemColorsSelectedItem3

You can also specify any of the following values:

  • swSystemColorsViewportBackground

  • swSystemColorsTopGradientColor

  • swSystemColorsBottomGradientColor

  • swSystemColorsDynamicHighlight

  • swSystemColorsHighlight

  • swSystemColorsSelectedFaceShaded

  • swSystemColorsDrawingsVisibleModelEdge

  • swSystemColorsDrawingsHiddenModelEdge

See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2005 FCS, Revision Number 13.0

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