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ViewCreate3dView Method (Drawing, CoordinateSystem, CoordinateSystem, AABB, Point, ViewViewAttributes, View)

Generates a new 3d view on the sheet of the given drawing using given view plane and display plane.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing (in Tekla.Structures.Drawing.dll) Version: 2019.0.0.0 (2019.0.0.0)
Syntax
public static bool Create3dView(
	Drawing drawing,
	CoordinateSystem viewPlane,
	CoordinateSystem displayPlane,
	AABB viewExtrema,
	Point viewInsertionPoint,
	ViewViewAttributes viewAttributes,
	out View view
)

Parameters

drawing
Type: Tekla.Structures.DrawingDrawing
The drawing in which to create the view.
viewPlane
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dCoordinateSystem
The view plane.
displayPlane
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dCoordinateSystem
The display plane of the view.
viewExtrema
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dAABB
The restriction box of the view.
viewInsertionPoint
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dPoint
The center point of the view.
viewAttributes
Type: Tekla.Structures.DrawingViewViewAttributes
The attributes for the view to be created.
view
Type: Tekla.Structures.DrawingView
The created view is returned if the creation was successful. Otherwise, null is returned.

Return Value

Type: Boolean
True if the view was created successfully.
Exceptions
Exception Condition
InvalidTypeException Thrown if given drawing is GA drawing.
TeklaStructuresDrawingsApplicationException Thrown if an unknown error occurrs.
See Also