Tekla Open API

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Arc Class

The Arc class defines an arc that is a two-point line with an optional curve radius. It can be created using either two points and a radius or three points.
Inheritance Hierarchy

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing (in Tekla.Structures.Drawing.dll) Version: 2018.1.0.0 (2018.1.0.0)
Syntax
[SerializableAttribute]
public sealed class Arc : OpenGraphicObject

The Arc type exposes the following members.

Constructors
  Name Description
Public method Arc(ViewBase, Point, Point, Double)
Creates a new arc instance with standard attributes and the given two points and radius.
Public method Arc(ViewBase, Point, Point, Point)
Creates a new arc instance with standard attributes and the given three points.
Public method Arc(ViewBase, Point, Point, Double, ArcArcAttributes)
Creates a new arc instance with the given two points, radius and specified attributes.
Public method Arc(ViewBase, Point, Point, Point, ArcArcAttributes)
Creates a new arc instance with the given three points and specified attributes.
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Properties
  Name Description
Public property Attributes
The attributes of the arc.
Public property EndPoint
The end point of the arc.
Public property Hideable
Accesses the information if this object is hidden or not or if it should be.
(Inherited from GraphicObject.)
Public property QueryReturnValue
Status information about the latest database operation (select, insert, modify, delete).
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public property Radius
The radius of the arc.
Public property StartPoint
The start point of the arc.
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Methods
  Name Description
Public method Delete
Calls the system to delete the object.
(Overrides DatabaseObjectDelete.)
Public method GetDoubleUserProperties(DictionaryString, Double)
Retrieves all double user properties for the object with the given list of names.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method GetDoubleUserProperties(ListString, DictionaryString, Double)
Retrieves all double user properties for the object with the given list of names.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method GetDrawing
Gets the drawing where the drawing object is.
(Inherited from DrawingObject.)
Public method GetIntegerUserProperties(DictionaryString, Int32)
Retrieves all integer user properties for the object with the given list of names.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method GetIntegerUserProperties(ListString, DictionaryString, Int32)
Retrieves all integer user properties for the object with the given list of names.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method GetRelatedObjects
Gets the related objects of the current object.
(Inherited from DrawingObject.)
Public method GetRelatedObjects(Type)
Gets the related objects of the current object that are of certain types.
(Inherited from DrawingObject.)
Public method GetStringUserProperties(DictionaryString, String)
Retrieves all string user properties for the object with the given list of names.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method GetStringUserProperties(ListString, DictionaryString, String)
Retrieves all string user properties for the object with the given list of names.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method GetUserProperty(String, Double)
Gets a double property from the drawing object. The object has to be in a drawing before the method can be used.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method GetUserProperty(String, Int32)
Gets an integer property from the drawing object. The object has to be in a drawing before the method can be used.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method GetUserProperty(String, String)
Gets a string property from the drawing object. The object has to be in a drawing before the method can be used.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method GetView
Gets the view where the drawing object is.
(Inherited from DrawingObject.)
Public method Insert
Calls the system to insert the new object.
(Overrides DatabaseObjectInsert.)
Public method IsEqual
Compares the current object with an object of the same type.
(Overrides DrawingObjectIsEqual(Object).)
Public method IsSameDatabaseObject
Returns true if the current object and the given object are referencing the same database object.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method Modify
Calls the system to update/modify the object.
(Overrides DatabaseObjectModify.)
Public method Select
Calls the system to select and retrieve the object.
(Overrides DatabaseObjectSelect.)
Public method SetUserProperty(String, Double)
Sets a double property for the drawing object. The object has to be in a drawing before the method can be used.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method SetUserProperty(String, Int32)
Sets an integer property for the drawing object. The object has to be in a drawing before the method can be used.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method SetUserProperty(String, String)
Sets a string property for the drawing object. The object has to be in a drawing before the method can be used.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method ToString
Changes the string presentation of the drawing object.
(Inherited from DrawingObject.)
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Examples
using Tekla.Structures.Drawing;
using Tekla.Structures.Geometry3d;

public class Example
{
       public void Example1()
       {
           DrawingHandler MyDrawingHandler = new DrawingHandler();
           if(MyDrawingHandler.GetConnectionStatus())
           {
               Arc MyArc;
               DrawingObjectEnumerator views = MyDrawingHandler.GetActiveDrawing().GetSheet().GetAllViews();
               while(views.MoveNext())
               {
                   MyArc = new Arc(views.Current as ViewBase, new Point(10, 10), new Point(200, 200), 300);
                   MyArc.Insert();
               }
           }
       }
}
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