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BoltItemExportBoltStandard Method

Exports the bolt item standard + needed bolt catalog items in *.bass-format to the to given file name. If path is not given bolt standard + items are exported to model folder. If filename is empty bolt standard name is used as filename.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Catalogs
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Catalogs (in Tekla.Structures.Catalogs.dll) Version: 2020.0.0.0 (2020.0.55582.0)
public bool ExportBoltStandard(
	ref string filename


Type: SystemString
The export file name of the bolt assembly.

Return Value

Type: Boolean
True on success.
using System;
using Tekla.Structures.Catalogs;

public class Example
       public void Example1()
           CatalogHandler catalogHandler = new CatalogHandler();

           if (catalogHandler.GetConnectionStatus())
               BoltItemEnumerator boltItemEnumerator = CatalogHandler.GetBoltItems();

               while (boltItemEnumerator.MoveNext())
                   BoltItem boltItem = boltItemEnumerator.Current as BoltItem;

                   if (boltItem.Standard == "A325N")
                       boltItem.ExportBoltStandard(System.IO.Path.GetTempPath() + "\\" + boltItem.Standard);
                       Result = true;
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