ExternalDefinition Members

The ExternalDefinition type exposes the following members.


Name Description
Public method Dispose
Releases all resources used by the ExternalDefinition
Public method Equals
Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object .
(Inherited from Object .)
Public method GetDataType
Gets a ForgeTypeId identifying the data type describing values of the parameter.
(Inherited from Definition .)
Public method GetGroupTypeId
Returns the identifier of the parameter definition's parameter group.
(Overrides Definition GetGroupTypeId .)
Public method GetHashCode
Serves as a hash function for a particular type.
(Inherited from Object .)
Public method GetSpecTypeId Obsolete.
Gets the identifier of the spec describing values of the parameter.
(Inherited from Definition .)
Public method GetType
Gets the Type of the current instance.
(Inherited from Object .)
Public method ToString
Returns a string that represents the current object.
(Inherited from Object .)


Name Description
Public property Description
The description of the parameter. The description will be used as tooltip in the Revit UI including in the properties palette.
Public property GUID
Returns the GUID associated with the shared parameter definition.
Public property HideWhenNoValue
Indicates whether this parameter should be hidden from the properties palette when it has no value.
Public property IsValidObject
Specifies whether the .NET object represents a valid Revit entity.
Public property Name
The user visible name for the parameter.
(Overrides Definition Name .)
Public property OwnerGroup
Returns or change the group ID of the external parameter definition.
Public property ParameterGroup
Returns the group ID of the parameter definition.
(Overrides Definition ParameterGroup .)
Public property ParameterType Obsolete.
Returns the user visible interpretation of the parameter data.
(Overrides Definition ParameterType .)
Public property UserModifiable
Indicates whether the parameter can be modified by the user interface.
Public property Visible
Indicates if the parameter is visible in the Autodesk Revit user interface.

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