API Reference

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Detail Properties

The Detail type exposes the following members.

Public propertyAutoDirectionType
The auto direction type. Default value is AUTODIR_DETAIL. Value should be AUTODIR_NA to set direction with UpVector property. Value should be AUTODIR_FROM_ATTRIBUTE_FILE to set direction with detail attribute file.
Public propertyClass
The class of the detail.
Public propertyCode
The code of the detail. The code can be used to classify the detail. The code can be reported and shown in drawings. The maximum length of the string is 20 characters.
Public propertyDetailType
The detail type.
Public propertyIdentifier
The identifier of the object.
(Inherited from Object.)
Public propertyIsUpToDate
Gets if the object does not have a modification which is not shared.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public propertyModificationTime
Gets latest time of the object was modified or created.
(Inherited from ModelObject.)
Public propertyName
The name of the component. The name identifies custom components or plug-ins.
(Inherited from BaseComponent.)
Public propertyNumber
The number of the component. A number greater than zero identifies system components, for custom components the number is CUSTOM_OBJECT_NUMBER, and for plug-ins the number is PLUGIN_OBJECT_NUMBER.
(Inherited from BaseComponent.)
Public propertyPositionType
The position type.
Public propertyStatus
The read only status of the detail. The status can be reported and shown in drawings. The color of the detail symbol in the model indicates the status of the detail.
Public propertyUpVector
A vector indicating which direction is considered the up direction.
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