PickBox Method (PickBoxStyle)

Invokes a general purpose two-click editor that lets the user to specify a rectangular area on the screen.

Namespace: Autodesk.Revit.UI.Selection
Assembly: RevitAPIUI (in RevitAPIUI.dll) Version: 2015.0.0.0 (2015.0.0.0)


public PickedBox PickBox(
	PickBoxStyle style
Visual Basic
Public Function PickBox ( _
	style As PickBoxStyle _
) As PickedBox
Visual C++
PickedBox^ PickBox(
	PickBoxStyle style


Type: Autodesk.Revit.UI.Selection PickBoxStyle
Specifies the value that controls the style of the pick box.

Return Value

The picked box that contains two XYZ points.


The method starts an editor and returns when it finishes. Returns a PickedBox that contains two XYZ points.


Exception Condition
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions ArgumentOutOfRangeException Thrown when the style is not a recognized value.
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions OperationCanceledException Thrown when the Revit user cancelled this operation. Thrown when the Revit user tried to switch the active view, close the active document or Revit application when responding to this mode.

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