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GetPlotColorOptions Method (ICWResults)

Gets the color options for the specified plot.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetPlotColorOptions( _
   ByVal SPlotName As System.String, _
   ByRef NType As System.Integer, _
   ByRef NBaseColor As System.Integer, _
   ByRef NContour As System.Integer, _
   ByRef BFlip As System.Boolean, _
   ByRef BSpecifyColorLimit As System.Boolean, _
   ByRef VarColor As System.Object _
) As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ICWResults
Dim SPlotName As System.String
Dim NType As System.Integer
Dim NBaseColor As System.Integer
Dim NContour As System.Integer
Dim BFlip As System.Boolean
Dim BSpecifyColorLimit As System.Boolean
Dim VarColor As System.Object
Dim value As System.Integer
value = instance.GetPlotColorOptions(SPlotName, NType, NBaseColor, NContour, BFlip, BSpecifyColorLimit, VarColor)
System.int GetPlotColorOptions( 
   System.string SPlotName,
   out System.int NType,
   out System.int NBaseColor,
   out System.int NContour,
   out System.bool BFlip,
   out System.bool BSpecifyColorLimit,
   out System.object VarColor
System.int GetPlotColorOptions( 
&   System.String^ SPlotName,
&   [Out] System.int NType,
&   [Out] System.int NBaseColor,
&   [Out] System.int NContour,
&   [Out] System.bool BFlip,
&   [Out] System.bool BSpecifyColorLimit,
&   [Out] System.Object^ VarColor


Plot name (see Remarks)
Color map as defined in swsColorChartOptionLegendTypeValue_e (see Remarks)
Number of base colors in color map specified by NType (see Remarks)
Number of gradient colors
True to reverse the color mapping, false to not
True to specify a color for values above the yield limit, false to not; valid only for von Mises stress plots of single body parts where the yield strength is defined

Array of RGB triplets:

  • RGB color for values above the yield limit; valid only if BSpecifyColorLimit is true
  • One or more RGB triplets of user-defined colors

Return Value

Error as defined in swsResultsError_e



Call ICWResults::GetPlotNames to populate SPlotName.

If NType is swsColorChartOptionLegendTypeValue_e... Then NBaseColor is...
swsColorChartOptionLegendDefault 5
swsColorChartOptionLegendRainbow 7
swsColorChartOptionLegendGrayScale 2
swsColorChartOptionLegendUserDefined 2 - 9

See Also


SOLIDWORKS Simulation API 2015 SP0

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