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sybold
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Registered: ‎09-20-2011
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text rotation

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09-13-2013 06:24 AM
Text = New DBText
                Text.SetDatabaseDefaults()
                Text.Height = 2.25 * Application.GetSystemVariable("DIMSCALE")
                Text.Rotation = 300
                Text.TextString = coord
                Text.Layer = "GRID-TEXT"
Text.TextStyleId = newTSId If MIR = True Then Text.HorizontalMode = TextHorizontalMode.TextRight Text.VerticalMode = TextVerticalMode.TextBottom Else Text.HorizontalMode = TextHorizontalMode.TextLeft Text.VerticalMode = TextVerticalMode.TextBottom End If Text.AlignmentPoint = pt If ucs = True Then Text.TransformBy(Doc.Editor.CurrentUserCoordinateSystem) End If btr.AppendEntity(Text) tr.AddNewlyCreatedDBObject(Text, True) tr.Commit()

 

when placing text the rotation is off in autocad, i set it to 300 and in autocad it should be 270 degrees it is 269. am i doing something wrong?

 

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Registered: ‎04-29-2006
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Re : text rotation

09-13-2013 09:09 AM in reply to: sybold

Hi,

 

Except when using the command line (i.e. SendStringtoExecute), the angles have to be expressed in radians.

Gilles Chanteau
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sybold
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Registered: ‎09-20-2011
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Re: text rotation

09-13-2013 09:35 AM in reply to: sybold

Doh! thought it was in grads.

thanks!

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