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MaterialItemSelect Method (String)

Selects the material item based on the name from the material database. The material name can also be an alias name.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Catalogs
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Catalogs (in Tekla.Structures.Catalogs.dll) Version: 2023.0.1
public bool Select(
	string materialName


Type: SystemString
The name or alias name of the material.

Return Value

Type: Boolean
True on success. False if the material was not found.
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