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ShapeItemSelect Method (String)

Selects the shape based on the given name from the database.

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


Type: SystemString
The name of the shape.

Return Value

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