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Get Referenced Display State Example (C#)

This example shows how to get the active display state of a component.

// Preconditions:
// 1. Open an assembly that contains two instances of the same
//    component in different display states.
// 2. Open the Immediate window.
// Postconditions: Inspect the Immediate window for the display states.


using Microsoft.VisualBasic;
using System;
using System.Collections;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Data;
using System.Diagnostics;
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
namespace ReferencedDisplayState_CSharp.csproj
partial class SolidWorksMacro

public void Main()
AssemblyDoc assem = default(AssemblyDoc);
            assem = (

ModelDoc2 model = default(ModelDoc2);
            model = (

Configuration assemConfig = default(Configuration);
            assemConfig = model.ConfigurationManager.ActiveConfiguration;

Component2 root = default(Component2);
            root = assemConfig.GetRootComponent3(

object[] comps = null;
            comps = (

object vComp = null;
foreach (object vComp_loopVariable in comps)
                vComp = vComp_loopVariable;
Component2 comp = default(Component2);
                comp = (

string refConfigName = null;
                refConfigName = comp.ReferencedConfiguration;

ModelDoc2 compModel = default(ModelDoc2);
                compModel = (

                compModel.Visible =

Configuration cmActiveConfig = default(Configuration);
                cmActiveConfig = compModel.ConfigurationManager.ActiveConfiguration;

Debug.Print("  " + cmActiveConfig.Name + " <" + comp.ReferencedDisplayState + ">");

                compModel.Visible =

public SldWorks swApp;

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