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DistanceToString Method (String)

Creates a string representation of the distance.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Datatype
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Datatype (in Tekla.Structures.Datatype.dll) Version: 2019.0.0.0 (2019.0.0.0)
Syntax
public string ToString(
	string format
)

Parameters

format
Type: SystemString
The format string.

Return Value

Type: String
The string representation of the distance.
Examples
This example shows how to specify a number format when converting a Distance instance to a string.
using Tekla.Structures.Datatype;

public class Example
{
       public void Example1()
       {
           // For this demonstration, we'll format 300.2 millimeters.
           Distance distance = new Distance(300.2);

           // We can use the number format string to specify the precision. In this case, we use two decimal places.
           string formattedString = distance.ToString("0.00");
       }
}
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