Tekla Open API

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View Methods

The View type exposes the following members.

Methods
  Name Description
Public methodStatic member Create3dView(Drawing, Point, ViewViewAttributes, View)
Generates a new 3d view on the sheet of the given drawing.
Public methodStatic member Create3dView(Drawing, CoordinateSystem, CoordinateSystem, AABB, Point, ViewViewAttributes, View)
Generates a new 3d view on the sheet of the given drawing using given view plane and display plane.
Public methodStatic member CreateBackView
Generates a new back view on the sheet of the given drawing.
Public methodStatic member CreateBottomView
Generates a new bottom view on the sheet of the given drawing.
Public methodStatic member CreateCurvedSectionView
Generates a new curved section view on the sheet and the associated section mark for the specified view.
Public methodStatic member CreateDetailView
Generates a new detail view on the sheet and the associated detail mark for the specified view.
Public methodStatic member CreateFrontView
Generates a new front view on the sheet of the given drawing.
Public methodStatic member CreateSectionView
Generates a new section view on the sheet and the associated section mark for the specified view.
Public methodStatic member CreateTopView
Generates a new top view on the sheet of the given drawing.
Public method Delete
Deletes the view and its children objects from the database.
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
Public method GetAllObjects
Gets all the objects and their children objects in the view.
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
Public method GetAllObjects(Type)
Gets all the objects and their children objects in the view that are of a certain type.
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
Public method GetAllObjects(Type)
Gets all the objects and their children objects in the view that are of certain types.
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
Public method GetAxisAlignedBoundingBox
The view size in paper coordinates.
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
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 GetModelObjects
Gets the model objects that are in the view.
Public method GetModelObjects(Identifier)
Gets the drawing model objects based on given model object identifier. If used from sheet model objects from all views are returned.
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
Public method GetObjects
Gets the objects in the view. Does not return child objects (single dimensions, grid lines, views).
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
Public method GetObjects(Type)
Gets the objects in the view that are of certain types. Does not return child objects (single dimensions, grid lines, views).
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
Public method GetOriginalDrawing
Gets the drawing on which the view was originally created. @see DrawingObject.GetDrawing() for retrieving the current drawing the object resides on.
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
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 GetVisibleAreaRestrictionBoxes
Gets the restriction boxes that represent the visible areas of the view.
Public method Insert
Inserts the view to the database.
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
Public method IsEqual
Compares the current object with an object of the same type.
(Overrides ViewBaseIsEqual(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
Modifies the view in the database.
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
Public method RotateViewOnAxisX
Rotate the view on the X axis.
Public method RotateViewOnAxisY
Rotate the view on the Y axis.
Public method RotateViewOnAxisZ
Rotate the view on the Z axis.
Public method RotateViewOnDrawingPlane
Rotate the view on the drawings plane. This works just like the user interface command "Rotate view".
Public method Select
Selects the view from the database.
(Inherited from ViewBase.)
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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