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Insert Decal on a Named Face

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Insert Decal on a Named Face

Will insert a decal onto a named face.


Property NameDescription
(Name)The unique name for this task.
Face NameThe name of the Face that the decal will be applied to.
Image File NameThe full file name of the image to apply.
Remove Existing DecalsTRUE to remove existing decals from all Faces, FALSE (default) to leave all existing decals in place.

To learn how to name a Face in SOLIDWORKS please see How To Name And Write Rules For a face Or Plane In A SOLIDWORKS Part for more information.


When this task is added the properties are both static and dynamic. To be able to build rules on the static properties see How To: Change A Static Property To A Dynamic Property.

Property NameExample RuleExample ResultMeaning
Face Name"DecalMount"DecalMountThe name given to the Face that you want to apply the decal to.
Image File Name"C:\My Documents\Decals\Logo.png"C:\My Documents\Decals\Logo.pngThe full file path to the image file to be used as the decal.
Remove Existing DecalsTRUETRUETRUE will remove any existing decals that already exist on the model before applying the new decal. FALSE leaves all the decals in place.

Generation Sequence

This Task can be added to the following Generation Sequence(s):

  • Pre Drive (will be run before the Main Drive Sequence)
  • Post Drive (will be run after the Main Drive Sequence)

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Insert Decal on Named Face

This Project demonstrates how to insert a decal onto a part using Generation Tasks.

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