TransientElementCreationException Class

The exception that is thrown when TransientElementCreationScope is used incorrectly.

Namespace: Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions
Assembly: RevitAPI (in RevitAPI.dll) Version: (
Since: 2016


public class TransientElementCreationException : InvalidOperationException
Visual Basic
<SerializableAttribute> _
Public Class TransientElementCreationException _
	Inherits InvalidOperationException
Visual C++
public ref class TransientElementCreationException : public InvalidOperationException


The exception would be thrown in the following cases:
  • An element that does not support TransientElementCreationScope is being created in the Scope.
  • A TransientElementCreationScope is being created while another such scope is already active.

Inheritance Hierarchy

System Object
System Exception
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions ApplicationException
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions InvalidOperationException
Autodesk.Revit.Exceptions TransientElementCreationException

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