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MaterialItemEnumerator Class

The MaterialItemEnumerator class allows to loop through the catalog material items.
Inheritance Hierarchy

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Catalogs
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Catalogs (in Tekla.Structures.Catalogs.dll) Version: 2020.0.0.0 (2020.0.55582.0)
public sealed class MaterialItemEnumerator : IEnumerator

The MaterialItemEnumerator type exposes the following members.

  Name Description
Public property Current
Returns a material item instance of the current element.
  Name Description
Public method GetSize
Returns the total amout of items.
Public method MoveNext
Moves to the next item in the enumerator.
Public method Reset
Resets the enumerator to the beginning.
The following example returns true if an item with the name S235JR has been found:
using Tekla.Structures.Catalogs;

public class Example
       public bool Example1()
           bool Result = false;

           CatalogHandler CatalogHandler = new CatalogHandler();

           if (CatalogHandler.GetConnectionStatus())
               MaterialItemEnumerator MaterialItemEnumerator = CatalogHandler.GetMaterialItems();

               while (MaterialItemEnumerator.MoveNext())
                   MaterialItem MaterialItem = MaterialItemEnumerator.Current as MaterialItem;

                   if (MaterialItem.MaterialName == "S235JR")
                       Result = true;

           return Result;
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