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DistanceToString Method

Creates a string representation of the distance.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Datatype
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Datatype (in Tekla.Structures.Datatype.dll) Version: 2020.0.0.0 (2020.0.55582.0)
public override string ToString()

Return Value

Type: String
The string representation of the distance using CultureInfo.InvariantCulture.
This example shows how to convert 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);

           // The default format uses the current unit type, current culture info and default number format.
           string formattedString = distance.ToString();
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