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AddMenuPopupItem2 Method (ISldWorks)

Obsolete. Superseded by ISldWorks::AddMenuPopupItem3 and ISldWorks::AddMenuPopupItem4.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function AddMenuPopupItem2( _
   ByVal DocumentType As System.Integer, _
   ByVal Cookie As System.Integer, _
   ByVal SelectType As System.Integer, _
   ByVal PopupItemName As System.String, _
   ByVal MenuCallback As System.String, _
   ByVal MenuEnableMethod As System.String, _
   ByVal HintString As System.String, _
   ByVal CustomNames As System.String _
) As System.Boolean
Visual Basic (Usage) 
Dim instance As ISldWorks
Dim DocumentType As System.Integer
Dim Cookie As System.Integer
Dim SelectType As System.Integer
Dim PopupItemName As System.String
Dim MenuCallback As System.String
Dim MenuEnableMethod As System.String
Dim HintString As System.String
Dim CustomNames As System.String
Dim value As System.Boolean
value = instance.AddMenuPopupItem2(DocumentType, Cookie, SelectType, PopupItemName, MenuCallback, MenuEnableMethod, HintString, CustomNames)
System.bool AddMenuPopupItem2( 
   System.int DocumentType,
   System.int Cookie,
   System.int SelectType,
   System.string PopupItemName,
   System.string MenuCallback,
   System.string MenuEnableMethod,
   System.string HintString,
   System.string CustomNames
System.bool AddMenuPopupItem2( 
&   System.int DocumentType,
&   System.int Cookie,
&   System.int SelectType,
&   System.String^ PopupItemName,
&   System.String^ MenuCallback,
&   System.String^ MenuEnableMethod,
&   System.String^ HintString,
&   System.String^ CustomNames



Document type as defined by swDocumentTypes_e


Cookie specified as defined in ISwAddin::ConnectToSW


Selection type as defined in swSelectType_e


Description displayed on the shortcut menu


Function to be called when the user clicks your menu item (see description in ISldWorks::AddMenuItem3)


Optional function that controls the state of the menu item

If specified:

  • SOLIDWORKS calls this function before displaying the menu

  • Display of the menu item is controlled by the return value of MenuEnableMethod

If your method returns...



Deselects and disables the menu item.


Deselects and enables the menu item (this is the default menu state if no update function is specified)

2 Selects and disables the menu item

Selects and enables the menu item

4 Hides the menu item


Text to show in the SOLIDWORKS status bar when the user moves their mouse over this menu item; if you specify a HintString, it must be preceded by a comma


Semi-colon separated list of the names of the custom feature types; this argument is applicable only if SelectType is a custom feature type (like swSelATTRIBUTES); in the case of swSelATTRIBUTES, set this field to the name of the attribute definition

Return Value

True if the item was added, false if not




See Also


SOLIDWORKS 2003 FCS, Revision Number 11.0

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