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CreateTrimmedSheet4 Method (ISurface)

Obsolete. Superseded by ISurface::CreateTrimmedSheet5.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function CreateTrimmedSheet4( _
   ByVal Curves As System.Object, _
   ByVal PreserveAnalyticCurves As System.Boolean _
) As System.Object
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISurface
Dim Curves As System.Object
Dim PreserveAnalyticCurves As System.Boolean
Dim value As System.Object
value = instance.CreateTrimmedSheet4(Curves, PreserveAnalyticCurves)
System.object CreateTrimmedSheet4( 
   System.object Curves,
   System.bool PreserveAnalyticCurves
System.Object^ CreateTrimmedSheet4( 
&   System.Object^ Curves,
&   System.bool PreserveAnalyticCurves



Array of curves that represent the boundary of the sheet


True to preserve analytic curves, false to store all trimming curves as SP-curves

Return Value

Newly created sheet body



The array of curves represents all of the curves required to add the appropriate trimming loops to the surface. A null entry in the array represents the separation between loops.

The curves supplied are assumed to lie on the surface. If the curves are 2D curves, then they should be created using this surface.

If your application is creating a trimmed sheet body from an input periodical surface without trimming curves, then the curve array may be empty.

Before calling this method, trim the curves created by IModeler::CreateArc and IModeler::CreateLine by calling ICurve::CreateTrimmedCurve2. Elliptical curves created by IModeler::CreateEllipse do not need to be trimmed before calling this method.


See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2007 SP4, Revision Number 15.4

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