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MoveDocument Method (ISwDMApplication)

Moves a single document and optionally updates references to it.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function MoveDocument( _
   ByVal fromName As System.String, _
   ByVal toName As System.String, _
   ByVal fromChildren As System.Object, _
   ByVal toChildren As System.Object, _
   ByVal option As System.Integer, _
   ByVal pSrcOption As SwDMSearchOption _
) As System.Integer
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISwDMApplication
Dim fromName As System.String
Dim toName As System.String
Dim fromChildren As System.Object
Dim toChildren As System.Object
Dim option As System.Integer
Dim pSrcOption As SwDMSearchOption
Dim value As System.Integer
value = instance.MoveDocument(fromName, toName, fromChildren, toChildren, option, pSrcOption)
System.int MoveDocument( 
   System.string fromName,
   System.string toName,
   System.object fromChildren,
   System.object toChildren,
   System.int option,
   SwDMSearchOption pSrcOption
System.int MoveDocument( 
&   System.String^ fromName,
&   System.String^ toName,
&   System.Object^ fromChildren,
&   System.Object^ toChildren,
&   System.int option,
&   SwDMSearchOption^ pSrcOption


Full path and filename of the document to move
Full path and filename of the new document to which to move the document specified for fromName
Array containing the full path and filenames of the child documents dependent on the document specified for fromName
Array containing the new full path and filenames for the child documents to which to move the documents specified for fromChildren
Move options as defined by SwDmCopyOptions
Pointer to an ISwDMSearchOption object

Return Value

Success or error code as defined by SwDmMoveCopyError

See Also


SOLIDWORKS Document Manager API 2004 FCS

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