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M:Tekla.Structures.Datatype.Distance.ToString(System.IFormatProvider)

DistanceToString Method (IFormatProvider)

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)
Syntax
public string ToString(
	IFormatProvider formatProvider
)

Parameters

formatProvider
Type: SystemIFormatProvider
The number format provider.

Return Value

Type: String
The string representation of the distance.
Examples
This example shows how to specify a format provider when converting a Distance instance to a string.
using Tekla.Structures.Datatype;
using System.Globalization;

public class Example
{
       public void Example1()
       {
           // For this demonstration, we'll format 300.2 millimeters.
           Distance distance = new Distance(300.2);

           // Tekla Structures uses dot as the decimal separator in all locales.
           string formattedString = distance.ToString(CultureInfo.InvariantCulture);
       }
}
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