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DistanceToString Method (String, IFormatProvider)

Creates a string representation of the distance.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Datatype
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Datatype (in Tekla.Structures.Datatype.dll) Version: 2022.0.13611
public string ToString(
	string format,
	IFormatProvider formatProvider


Type: SystemString
The format string.
Type: SystemIFormatProvider
The number format provider.

Return Value

Type: String
The string representation of the distance.


IFormattableToString(String, IFormatProvider)
This example shows how to specify a number format and 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);

           string formattedString = distance.ToString("0.00", CultureInfo.InvariantCulture);
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