API Reference

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OperationRunMacro Method

Starts a macro with the given name. Throws an exception if the file is not found.

Macros are saved as *.cs files in the folder defined with the XS_MACRO_DIRECTORY variable.

It is possible to run drawing macros using relative paths.

See Tekla Structures Help for more information about macros.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Model.Operations
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Model (in Tekla.Structures.Model.dll) Version: 2023.0.1
public static bool RunMacro(
	string FileName


Type: SystemString
The name of the macro to start.

Return Value

Type: Boolean
True if the macro existed.
using Tekla.Structures.Model.Operations;

public class Example
       public void Example1()
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