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ShowShellin3D Method (ICWPlot)

Sets whether to render the results on 3D shell bodies.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function ShowShellin3D( _
   ByVal BShowShellin3D As System.Boolean _
) As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ICWPlot
Dim BShowShellin3D As System.Boolean
Dim value As System.Integer
value = instance.ShowShellin3D(BShowShellin3D)
System.int ShowShellin3D( 
   System.bool BShowShellin3D
System.int ShowShellin3D( 
&   System.bool BShowShellin3D


True to render results on 3D shell bodies, false to not

Return Value

Error code as defined in swsResultPlotErrorCode_e


See the ICWPlot examples.


This method is valid for the following plots only if ICWPlot::ShowTensorOrVector and ICWPlot::ShowPlotOnSelEntities are both false:

  • Acceleration
  • Displacement
  • Mode shape/amplitude
  • Strain
  • Stress
  • Velocity

See Also


SOLIDWORKS Simulation API 2015 SP0

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