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PreferredPlacingTypes Class

The PreferredPlacingTypes class contains all the available preferred placing types. Please note that not all objects accept all types. If you try to use the wrong type it will not be accepted (Insert, Modify will fail).
Inheritance Hierarchy
SystemObject
  Tekla.Structures.DrawingPreferredPlacingTypes

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing (in Tekla.Structures.Drawing.dll) Version: 2018.1.0.0 (2018.1.0.0)
Syntax
public static class PreferredPlacingTypes

The PreferredPlacingTypes type exposes the following members.

Methods
  Name Description
Public methodStatic member AlongLineOrWithLeaderLineAndParentObjectAlongPartPlacingType
The object is placed using the along line placing as the first option. If there is no room for the first option the fallback option will be used. The fallback option is placing the object with a leader line and rotated to be at the same angle as the connected part.
Public methodStatic member AlongLineOrWithLeaderLinePlacingType
The object is placed using the along line placing as the first option. If there is no room for the first option the fallback option will be used. The fallback option is placing the object with a leader line.
Public methodStatic member AlongLinePlacingType
The object is placed using the along line placing.
Public methodStatic member AlongPartCenteredPlacingType
The object is placed using the along line placing. The line used will be the part's edge in the center of that line.
Public methodStatic member BaseLinePlacingType
The object is placed using the base line placing.
Public methodStatic member BaseLineWithArrowAtEndPointPlacingType
The object is placed using the base line placing. The line is drawn and will have an arrow at the end point.
Public methodStatic member BaseLineWithArrowAtStartPointPlacingType
The object is placed using the base line placing. The line is drawn and will have an arrow at the start point.
Public methodStatic member InsidePartAlongPartOrWithLeaderLinePlacingType
The object is placed using the base line placing as the first option. If there is no room for the first option the fallback option will be used. The fallback option is placing the object with a leader line. The base line used is in the middle of the part, aligned with the part.
Public methodStatic member InsidePartAlongPartPlacingType
The object is placed using the base line placing. The base line used is in the middle of the part, aligned with the part.
Public methodStatic member InsidePartHorizontalOrWithLeaderLinePlacingType
The object is placed using the base line placing as the first option. If there is no room for the first option the fallback option will be used. The fallback option is placing the object with a leader line. The base line used is in the middle of the part, aligned with the part. In addition the object will be rotated to be horizontal in the drawing.
Public methodStatic member InsidePartHorizontalPlacingType
The object is placed using the base line placing. The base line used is in the middle of the part, aligned with the part. In addition the object will be rotated to be horizontal in the drawing.
Public methodStatic member LeaderLineAndParentObjectAlongPartPlacingType
The object is placed with a leader line and rotated to be at the same angle as the connected part.
Public methodStatic member LeaderLinePlacingType
The object is placed with a leader line.
Public methodStatic member PointPlacingType
The object is placed at one point (the insertion point) without any additional placing options.
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