AssociateWithGlobalParameter Method

Associates this parameter with a global parameter in the same document.

Namespace: Autodesk.Revit.DB
Assembly: RevitAPI (in RevitAPI.dll) Version: (17.0.484.0)
Since: 2016 Subscription Update


public void AssociateWithGlobalParameter(
	ElementId gpId
Visual Basic
Public Sub AssociateWithGlobalParameter ( _
	gpId As ElementId _
Visual C++
void AssociateWithGlobalParameter(
	ElementId^ gpId


Type: Autodesk.Revit.DB ElementId
Id of a global parameter contained in this parameter's document


The parameter must be parameterizable, meaning it cannot be read-only, driven by a formula, or have any other restrictions imposed by Revit.

The parameter's value type must match the type of the global parameter.

Once associated property can be later dissociated by calling the DissociateFromGlobalParameter method


Exception Condition
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions ArgumentException The input gpId is not of a valid global parameter of the given document. -or- This parameter does not exist in the document anymore. -or- This parameter is either not parameterizable or does not match the type of the global parameter.
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions ArgumentNullException A non-optional argument was NULL

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