.NET

Reply
New Member
MBarnes
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎08-07-2006
Message 1 of 2 (106 Views)

Twist UCS

106 Views, 1 Replies
08-07-2006 05:58 PM
I am trying do get started using

Dim db As DatabaseServices.Database = acadApp.DocumentManager.MdiActiveDocument.Database
Dim trans As DatabaseServices.Transaction = db.TransactionManager.StartTransaction
Dim docLock As DocumentLock = acadApp.DocumentManager.MdiActiveDocument.LockDocument(DocumentLockMode.Write, "CrosshairAlignmentMagLevel", "CrosshairAlignmentMagLevel", True)

Dim ucsTbl As UcsTable = DirectCast(trans.GetObject(db.UcsTableId, DatabaseServices.OpenMode.ForWrite, False), UcsTable)
Dim ucsRec As UcsTableRecord = DirectCast(trans.GetObject(ucsTbl(UcsTableRecord.ModelSpace), DatabaseServices.OpenMode.ForWrite, False), UcsTableRecord)

ucsRec.Origin = New Point3d(19, 109, -55)
ucsRec.XAxis = New Vector3d(1, 0, 0)
ucsRec.YAxis = New Vector3d(0, 1, 0)

I seem to be having trouble accesing the UCSRableRecord so I can move and twist the UCS and update the database.

Should I be looking to do a dllimport on AcDbUCSTableRecord. There is no mention of adjusting a UCS in .net but it's done in the ARX group.

Thanks for any input in advance

Max
New Member
MBarnes
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎08-07-2006
Message 2 of 2 (106 Views)

Re: Twist UCS

08-07-2006 10:07 PM in reply to: MBarnes
I found a mistake in that line and fixed it

Dim ucsRec As UcsTableRecord = DirectCast(trans.GetObject(ucsTbl("testUCS"), DatabaseServices.OpenMode.ForWrite, False), UcsTableRecord)

I can now access the UCS and apply methods to it, it takes all the parameters I pass to it (origin, xAxis, yAxis)......

After the transaction is completed the UCS does not move, even tried a regen but somethings still wrong

You are not logged in.

Log into access your profile, ask and answer questions, share ideas and more. Haven't signed up yet? Register

Announcements
Are you familiar with the Autodesk Expert Elites? The Expert Elite program is made up of customers that help other customers by sharing knowledge and exemplifying an engaging style of collaboration. To learn more, please visit our Expert Elite website.

Need installation help?

Start with some of our most frequented solutions to get help installing your software.

Ask the Community