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GetImportedBody Method (ISwDMConfiguration3)

Gets the imported solid body in this configuration and writes the body to the specified file in Parasolid .x_b format.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function GetImportedBody( _
   ByVal index As System.Integer, _
   ByVal fileName As System.String _
) As SwDmBodyError
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISwDMConfiguration3
Dim index As System.Integer
Dim fileName As System.String
Dim value As SwDmBodyError
value = instance.GetImportedBody(index, fileName)
SwDmBodyError GetImportedBody( 
   System.int index,
   System.string fileName
SwDmBodyError GetImportedBody( 
&   System.int index,
&   System.String^ fileName


Number indicating which imported solid body in this configuration to get
File to which to write the body in Parasolid .x_b format (see Remarks)

Return Value

Success or error code as defined by SwDmBodyError


This method gets imported solid bodies only; it does not get imported surface bodies.


Before calling this method, call ISwConfiguration3::GetImportedBodiesCount to get the number of imported solid bodies in the configuration.


If fileName...



This method creates the file and writes the imported solid body to that file in Parasolid .x_b format

Does not exist

Writes the imported solid body to that file in Parasolid .x_b format, overwriting any data in that file


See Also


SOLIDWORKS Document Manager API 2004 SP2

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