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IGetVisibleEntities Method (IView)

Obsolete. Superseded by IView::IGetVisibleEntities2.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function IGetVisibleEntities( _
   ByVal LpViewComponent As Component2, _
   ByVal EntityType As System.Integer, _
   ByVal ViewEntityCount As System.Integer _
) As Entity
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As IView
Dim LpViewComponent As Component2
Dim EntityType As System.Integer
Dim ViewEntityCount As System.Integer
Dim value As Entity
value = instance.IGetVisibleEntities(LpViewComponent, EntityType, ViewEntityCount)
Entity IGetVisibleEntities( 
   Component2 LpViewComponent,
   System.int EntityType,
   System.int ViewEntityCount
Entity^ IGetVisibleEntities( 
&   Component2^ LpViewComponent,
&   System.int EntityType,
&   System.int ViewEntityCount


Component from which to get EntityType
Type of entity as defined in swViewEntityType_e
Number of specified visible entities

Return Value

Array of the specified visible entities


Visible entities are only those entities not completely obscured by other entities in the view.

Call IView::GetVisibleEntityCount before calling this method to get the value of ViewEntityCount.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2006 FCS, Revision Number 14.0

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