Tekla Open API

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ProfileItem Methods

The ProfileItem type exposes the following members.

Methods
  Name Description
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.
Public methodCode example GetCrossSection
Returns list of cross section points of inner surfaces from the profile item.
Public method IsProfileUserDefined
Whether the profile is a fixed user-defined profile.
Public method IsProfileUserParametric
Whether the profile is a parametric user-defined profile. If so, the prefix can be asked by type and subtype.
Public method Select
Selects the profile item in the profile database.
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