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OperationCreateMISFileFromSelected Method

Creates MIS files from the selected parts using the given file name.

See Tekla Structures Help for more information about MIS files.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Model.Operations
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Model (in Tekla.Structures.Model.dll) Version: 2023.0.1
public static bool CreateMISFileFromSelected(
	OperationMISExportTypeEnum MISType,
	string FileName


Type: Tekla.Structures.Model.OperationsOperationMISExportTypeEnum
The type of the MIS export.
Type: SystemString
The name of the MIS file to be used in creation.

Return Value

Type: Boolean
True if the MIS files are created, false if the numbering is not up-to-date or the used configuration is wrong.
ArgumentNullExceptionThrown when the FileName is null.
ArgumentExceptionThrown when the FileName is not defined.
using Tekla.Structures.Model;
using Tekla.Structures.Model.Operations;
using Tekla.Structures.Model.UI;

using System.Collections;
using System.Windows.Forms;

public class Example
       public void Example1()
           Picker Picker = new Picker();

               Beam Beam1 = Picker.PickObject(Picker.PickObjectEnum.PICK_ONE_PART, "Pick object to Create MIS for") as Beam;
               ArrayList Parts = new ArrayList();

               Tekla.Structures.Model.UI.ModelObjectSelector MOS = new Tekla.Structures.Model.UI.ModelObjectSelector();


               if (Operation.CreateMISFileFromSelected(Operation.MISExportTypeEnum.STEEL2000, "myExport.st2000"))
                   MessageBox.Show("MIS creation successful");

               MOS.Select(new ArrayList()); //remove UI selection
           catch { }
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