Create Method

Creates a new wall sweep or reveal.

Namespace: Autodesk.Revit.DB
Assembly: RevitAPI (in RevitAPI.dll) Version: 2015.0.0.0 (2015.0.0.0)
Since: 2012


public static WallSweep Create(
	Wall wall,
	ElementId wallSweepType,
	WallSweepInfo wallSweepInfo
Visual Basic
Public Shared Function Create ( _
	wall As Wall, _
	wallSweepType As ElementId, _
	wallSweepInfo As WallSweepInfo _
) As WallSweep
Visual C++
static WallSweep^ Create(
	Wall^ wall, 
	ElementId^ wallSweepType, 
	WallSweepInfo^ wallSweepInfo


Type: Autodesk.Revit.DB Wall
The wall upon which to create the new sweep or reveal.
Type: Autodesk.Revit.DB ElementId
The wall sweep or reveal type.
Type: Autodesk.Revit.DB WallSweepInfo
The information that describes the new wall sweep or reveal.

Return Value

The new wall sweep.


The wall sweep's profile and type are taken from the wall sweep type properties. The values set in the WallSweepInfo are ignored.


Exception Condition
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions ArgumentException The wall sweep info represents a fixed wall sweep. Fixed wall sweeps may not be assigned to standalone wall sweep elements. -or- The WallSweepInfo id must be set to -1 for a non-fixed wall sweep. -or- wall may not host a wall sweep or reveal.
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions ArgumentNullException A non-optional argument was NULL

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