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M:Tekla.Structures.Catalogs.ShapeItem.Select(System.String)

ShapeItemSelect Method (String)

Selects the shape based on the given name from the database.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Catalogs
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Catalogs (in Tekla.Structures.Catalogs.dll) Version: 2020.0.0.0 (2020.0.55582.0)
Syntax
public bool Select(
	string name
)

Parameters

name
Type: SystemString
The name of the shape.

Return Value

Type: Boolean
True on success. False if the shape was not found.
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