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padraig.oleary
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Get Mouse Coordinates

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12-19-2011 03:05 AM

In System.Windows.Forms – I can get the coordinates relative to the upper-left corner of the screen using the Control.MousePosition Property.

 

How can I get the XYZ coordinates of the mouse on a revit drawing?

 

(This question is related to my previous question!) Any suggestions on how to translate the Control.MousePosition windows coordinates to a revit drawing would also be appreciated as a work around.

 

Many thanks,

Patrick

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padraig.oleary
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Re: Get Mouse Coordinates

12-19-2011 03:27 AM in reply to: padraig.oleary

We want to use the AutoCAD API ability to interactively control polyline creation using the Revit equivalent of a Jig.

 

Here is the AutoCAD implementation

 

http://through-the-interface.typepad.com/through_the_interface/2006/11/controlling_int_1.html

 

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