Category Members

The Category type exposes the following members.


Name Description
Public method Dispose
Causes the object to release immediately any resources it may be utilizing.
(Inherited from APIObject .)
Public method Equals
Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object .
(Inherited from Object .)
Public method GetGraphicsStyle
Gets the graphics style associated with this category for the given graphics style type.
Public method GetHashCode (Overrides Object GetHashCode .)
Public method GetLineWeight
Retrieves the line weight assigned to the category for the given graphics style type.
Public method GetType
Gets the Type of the current instance.
(Inherited from Object .)
Public method SetLineWeight
Sets the line weight for the given graphics style type.
Public method ToString
Returns a string that represents the current object.
(Inherited from Object .)


Name Description
Public property AllowsBoundParameters
To check if the category can have project parameters.
Public property AllowsVisibilityControl
Whether the visibility can be controlled by the user for this category in this view.
Public property CanAddSubcategory
Indicates if subcategories can be assigned to the category.
Public property CategoryType
Gets the category type of this category.
Public property HasMaterialQuantities
Identifies if elements of the category are able to report what materials they contain in what quantities.
Public property Id
Returns the category id associated with the category object.
Public property IsCuttable
Indicates if the category is cuttable or not.
Public property IsReadOnly
Identifies if the object is read-only or modifiable.
(Inherited from APIObject .)
Public property IsTagCategory
Identifies if the category is associated with a type of tag for a different category.
Public property LineColor
The color of lines shown for elements of this category.
Public property Material
Retrieves or changes the material of the category.
Public property Name
The category name.
Public property Parent
Returns the parent category of this category.
Public property SubCategories
Returns a map containing all of the subcategories of this category.
Public property Visible
Retrieves or changes the visibility of the category in the active view.

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