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DrawingObject Class

The DrawingObject class is an abstract base class for all the objects in the drawing. All drawing objects have a database identifier and belong to some view.
Inheritance Hierarchy
SystemObject
  Tekla.Structures.DrawingDatabaseObject
    Tekla.Structures.DrawingDrawingObject
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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 abstract class DrawingObject : DatabaseObject, 
	IIsEqual, IRelatedObjects

The DrawingObject type exposes the following members.

Properties
  Name Description
Public property Attributes
Gets or sets the attributes of the current object. Only attributes of the same type as the object are allowed.
Public property QueryReturnValue
Status information about the latest database operation (select, insert, modify, delete).
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
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Methods
  Name Description
Public method Delete
Deletes the instance from the database.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
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.
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.
Public method GetRelatedObjects(Type)
Gets the related objects of the current object that are of certain types.
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.
Public method Insert
Inserts the object instance into the database. The inserted instance must be of a real type.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method IsEqual
Compares the current object with the given object. Checks every field of both objects for equality.
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
Modifies the instance in the database.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
Public method Select
Selects the object instance from the database.
(Inherited from DatabaseObject.)
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.
(Overrides ObjectToString.)
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See Also
Inheritance Hierarchy
SystemObject
  Tekla.Structures.DrawingDatabaseObject
    Tekla.Structures.DrawingDrawingObject
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingDetailMark
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingDimensionBase
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingDimensionLink
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingDimensionSetBase
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingEmbeddedObjectBase
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingGraphicObject
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingLeaderLine
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingLinkBase
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingMarkBase
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingModelObject
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingPlugin
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingSectionMarkBase
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingSymbol
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingText
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingViewBase
      Tekla.Structures.DrawingWeldMark