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PickerPickObject Method (String, DrawingObject, ViewBase, Point)

Requests the user to pick one object. Returns the picked point in addition to the picked object.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing.UI
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing (in Tekla.Structures.Drawing.dll) Version: 2019.0.0.0 (2019.0.0.0)
Syntax
public void PickObject(
	string prompt,
	out DrawingObject pickedObject,
	out ViewBase pickedView,
	out Point pickedPoint
)

Parameters

prompt
Type: SystemString
The prompt shown in the status bar before the picks. See the class remarks for more information about prompts.
pickedObject
Type: Tekla.Structures.DrawingDrawingObject
The picked drawing object.
pickedView
Type: Tekla.Structures.DrawingViewBase
The view in which the pick occurred.
pickedPoint
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dPoint
The picked point in the view coordinates.
Exceptions
Exception Condition
InvalidPluginPickerInputException Thrown when the picker is being used through a plug-in which has invalid PluginPickerInputs defined.
PickerInterruptedException Thrown when the user interrupts the picker before anything has been picked.
See Also