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AddFileSaveAsItem2 Method (ISldWorks)

Adds a file type to the SOLIDWORKS File > Save As dialog box.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function AddFileSaveAsItem2( _
   ByVal Cookie As System.Integer, _
   ByVal MethodName As System.String, _
   ByVal Description As System.String, _
   ByVal Extension As System.String, _
   ByVal DocumentType As System.Integer _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISldWorks
Dim Cookie As System.Integer
Dim MethodName As System.String
Dim Description As System.String
Dim Extension As System.String
Dim DocumentType As System.Integer
Dim value As System.Boolean
 
value = instance.AddFileSaveAsItem2(Cookie, MethodName, Description, Extension, DocumentType)
C# 
System.bool AddFileSaveAsItem2( 
   System.int Cookie,
   System.string MethodName,
   System.string Description,
   System.string Extension,
   System.int DocumentType
)
C++/CLI 
System.bool AddFileSaveAsItem2( 
&   System.int Cookie,
&   System.String^ MethodName,
&   System.String^ Description,
&   System.String^ Extension,
&   System.int DocumentType
) 

Parameters

Cookie

Cookie specified in ISwAddin::ConnectToSW

MethodName

Name of the application function used to save the file (see Remarks)

Description

File description in the Save as type list

Extension

File name extension

DocumentType

Type of document to save as defined in swDocumentTypes_e

Return Value

True if the file type is added to the Save as type list, false if not

Example

Remarks

Call this method in your add-in's ConnectToSW method.

Implement the function specified by MethodName with a string parameter that is the file name.

If your application is unloaded using the Add-In Manager, then you must remove any file types added with this method using ISldWorks::RemoveFileSaveAsItem2.

 

See Also

Availability

SOLIDWORKS 2003 FCS, Revision Number 11.0


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