Vector3 Class (Microsoft.DirectX)

Describes and manipulates a vector in three-dimensional (3-D) space.

Note: For programming in Microsoft Visual Basic .NET or Microsoft JScript .NET, use the methods of the Microsoft.DirectX.Vector3 structure.

Definition

Visual Basic NotInheritable MustInherit Public Class Vector3
    Inherits ObjectLeave Site
C# public abstract sealed class Vector3 : ObjectLeave Site
C++ public ref class Vector3 abstract sealed : ObjectLeave Site
JScript public final abstract class Vector3 extends ObjectLeave Site

Members Table

The following table lists the members exposed by the object.

Methods

Method Description
static (Shared in Visual Basic) Add Adds two 3-D vectors.
Note: For programming in Visual Basic .NET or JScript .NET, use the equivalent method in the Microsoft.DirectX structures.
static (Shared in Visual Basic) BaryCentric Returns a point in barycentric coordinates, using specified 3-D vectors.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) CatmullRom Performs a Catmull-Rom interpolation using specified 3-D vectors.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Cross Determines the cross product of two 3-D vectors.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Dot Determines the dot product of two 3-D vectors.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Hermite Performs a Hermite spline interpolation using the specified 3-D vectors.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Length Returns the length of a 3-D vector.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) LengthSq Returns the square of the length of a 3-D vector.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Lerp Performs a linear interpolation between two 3-D vectors.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Maximize Returns a 3-D vector that is made up of the largest components of two 3-D vectors.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Minimize Returns a 3-D vector that is made up of the smallest components of two 3-D vectors.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Normalize Returns the normalized version of a 3-D vector.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Scale Scales a 3-D vector.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Subtract Subtracts two 3-D vectors.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) Transform Transforms a 3-D vector or an array of 3-D vectors by a given matrix.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) TransformArray Transforms an array of 3-D vectors by a given matrix.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) TransformCoordinate Transforms a 3-D vector by a given matrix, projecting the result back into w = 1.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) TransformCoordinateArray Transforms array (x, y, z, 1) by a given matrix, and projects the result back into w = 1.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) TransformNormal Transforms a 3-D vector normal by the given matrix.
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static (Shared in Visual Basic) TransformNormalArray Transforms array (x, y, z, 0) by a given matrix.
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Inheritance Hierarchy

ObjectLeave Site

UnsafeNativeMethods.Vector3

Class Information

Namespace Microsoft.DirectX
Assembly Microsoft.DirectX (microsoft.directx.dll)
Strong Name Microsoft.DirectX,  Version=1.0.900.0,  Culture=neutral,  PublicKeyToken=d3231b57b74a1492