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IGlobeControl.Check3dFile Method (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IGlobeControl.Check3dFile Method

Checks if a filename is a Globe document.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Function Check3dFile ( _
    ByVal fileName As String _
) As Boolean
public bool Check3dFile (
    string fileName
HRESULT Check3dFile(
  BSTR fileName
fileName [in]

fileName is a parameter of type BSTR

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine.


Determines whether the specified Globe Document (*.3dd) is a valid globe document and can be loaded into the GlobeControl. The method verifies the file exists and verifies the file internals conform to an expected storage format. The method does not read and validate the entire contents of the file; use the Load3dFile to do this.

See Also

IGlobeControl Interface