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ControlCircle Class

The ControlCircle class defines a user defined (not magnetic) circle helping in modeling work. If there are duplicated input points or 3 input points are in a line, ControlCircle.Insert() will return false. ControlCircle.Select() will return the center point of the circle to Point1.
Inheritance Hierarchy

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Model
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Model (in Tekla.Structures.Model.dll) Version: 2018.1.0.0 (2018.1.0.0)
Syntax
[SerializableAttribute]
public sealed class ControlCircle : ModelObject

The ControlCircle type exposes the following members.

Constructors
  Name Description
Public method ControlCircle
Initializes a new instance of the ControlCircle class.

The default values are as follows:

  • Color = ControlCircleColorEnum.YELLOW;
  • Extension = 0.0;
Public method ControlCircle(Point, Point, Point)
Initializes a new instance of the ControlCircle class. The control circle is not magnetic.
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Properties
  Name Description
Public property Color
Gets or sets the color of the control circle.
Public property Extension
Gets or sets the extension of the control circle.
Public property Identifier
The identifier of the object.
(Inherited from Object.)
Public property IsUpToDate
Gets if the object does not have a modification which is not shared.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public property ModificationTime
Gets latest time of the object was modified or created.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public property Point1
Gets or sets the first point. Point1 becomes the center point of the circle after selecting the control circle.
Public property Point2
Gets or sets the second point. Point2 contains the original input Point1 after selecting the control circle.
Public property Point3
Gets or sets the third point. Point3 contains the calculated result from the orthogonal point and the center point after selecting the control circle.
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Methods
  Name Description
Public method CompareTo
Compares Identifiers of model objects.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method Delete
Deletes the control circle with the given Identifier.
(Overrides ModelObjectDelete.)
Public method Equals
Check if Identifiers of model objects are same.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public methodCode example GetAllReportProperties
Retrieves all properties for the model object in one hashtable. Type for the returned value must be checked using type casting.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetAllUserProperties
Retrieves all properties for the model object in one hashtable. Type for the returned value must be checked using type casting.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetChildren
Returns an enumerator of all the children model objects.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetCoordinateSystem
Returns the coordinate system for the given model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetDoubleReportProperties
Retrieves multiple double report properties for the model object. It is faster to fetch multiple properties at once.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetDoubleUserProperties
Retrieves all double properties for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetDynamicStringProperty
Gets a dynamic string property from the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetFatherComponent
Returns the father component of the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetHierarchicObjects
Returns an enumerator of all the connected hierarchic objects.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetIntegerReportProperties
Retrieves multiple integer report properties for the model object. It is faster to fetch multiple properties at once.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetIntegerUserProperties
Retrieves all integer properties for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetPhase
Retrieves the phase of the model object (the phase number, the phase name, the phase comment and whether the phase is the current one or not).
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetReportProperty(String, Double)
Retrieves a double property of the report for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetReportProperty(String, Int32)
Retrieves an integer property of the report for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetReportProperty(String, String)
Retrieves a string property of the report for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetStringReportProperties
Retrieves multiple string report properties for the model object. It is faster to fetch multiple properties at once.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetStringUserProperties
Retrieves all string properties for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetUserProperty(String, Double)
Retrieves a double property for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetUserProperty(String, Int32)
Retrieves an integer property for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method GetUserProperty(String, String)
Retrieves a string property for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method Insert
Inserts the control circle into the model.
(Overrides ModelObjectInsert.)
Public method Modify
Modifies the control circle with the given Identifier.
(Overrides ModelObjectModify.)
Public method Select
Selects the control circle with the given Identifier.
(Overrides ModelObjectSelect.)
Public method SetDynamicStringProperty
Sets a dynamic string property for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method SetLabel
Sets a label for an object when a new instance is created. The label is used in plug-ins for identifying the changed object in modification.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method SetPhase
Sets the phase of the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method SetUserProperty(String, Double)
Sets a double property for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method SetUserProperty(String, Int32)
Sets an integer property for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public method SetUserProperty(String, String)
Sets a string property for the model object.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
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Examples
using Tekla.Structures.Model;
using Tekla.Structures.Geometry3d;

public class Example
{
       public void Example1()
       {
           Point p1 = new Point(4500, 4500, 0);
           Point p2 = new Point(4500, 9000, 0);
           Point p3 = new Point(0, 0, 0);
           ControlCircle controlCircle = new ControlCirle(p1, p2, p3);

           bool Result = false;
           Result = ControlCircle.Insert();
       }
}
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