StructuralSectionsUpdate Method

The server's method that will be called when Revit User clicks the Section Type parameter's button in the family dialog.

Namespace: Autodesk.Revit.DB.Structure
Assembly: RevitAPI (in RevitAPI.dll) Version: (
Since: 2015


bool StructuralSectionsUpdate(
	StructuralSectionsServiceData data
Visual Basic
Function StructuralSectionsUpdate ( _
	data As StructuralSectionsServiceData _
) As Boolean
Visual C++
bool StructuralSectionsUpdate(
	StructuralSectionsServiceData^ data


Type: Autodesk.Revit.DB.Structure StructuralSectionsServiceData
The Section Type data.

Return Value

Indicates whether the section type parameter server is executed successfully.


The server provides UI way for Revit user to view and modify the detail data corresponding with the parameter value. The server may also modify the section type parameter value itself during the execution. The method should always return 'true' if the server is successfully executed, no matter whether the server changes anything. Return 'false' or if the server throws, indicates a failed case, all changes made by the server will be discarded.

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