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ParametricProfileItem Methods

The ParametricProfileItem type exposes the following members.

Methods
  Name Description
Public method CreateProfileString
Gets the parametric profile item prefix and adds parameter values.
Public methodCode example Export
Exports the profile item in the profile database to given file name. Currently library profiles, sketch profiles and clb profiles are supported. Library profiles are exported to *.lis format. Sketch profiles are exported to *.uel format. Clb profiles are exported to *.clb format. If path is not given profile is exported to model folder. If filename is empty profile name or prefix is used as filename.
(Inherited from ProfileItem.)
Public methodCode example GetCrossSection
Returns list of cross section points of inner surfaces from the profile item.
(Inherited from ProfileItem.)
Public methodStatic member GetParametricProfilePrefix
Gets the parametric profile item prefix using the given subtype. This can be used after retrieving a library profile that has a parametric user-defined type.
Public method IsProfileUserDefined
Whether the profile is a fixed user-defined profile.
(Inherited from ProfileItem.)
Public method IsProfileUserParametric
Whether the profile is a parametric user-defined profile. If so, the prefix can be asked by type and subtype.
(Inherited from ProfileItem.)
Public method Select
Selects the profile item in the profile database.
(Inherited from ProfileItem.)
Public method Select(String)
Selects the parametric profile item in the profile database using the given name.
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