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PickerPickPoint Method (String, Point, ViewBase)

Requests the user to pick one point.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing.UI
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing (in Tekla.Structures.Drawing.dll) Version: 2020.0.0.0 (2020.0.55582.0)
public void PickPoint(
	string prompt,
	out Point pickedPoint,
	out ViewBase pickedView


Type: SystemString
The prompt shown in the status bar. See the class remarks for more information about prompts.
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dPoint
The picked point in the view coordinates.
Type: Tekla.Structures.DrawingViewBase
The view in which the pick occurred.
Exception Condition
InvalidPluginPickerInputException Thrown when the picker is being used through a plug-in which has invalid PluginPickerInputs defined.
PickerInterruptedException Thrown when the user interrupts the picker before anything has been picked.
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