Revit API

Revit API

Reply
Active Contributor
mfleming.stantec
Posts: 32
Registered: ‎10-06-2009
Message 1 of 5 (1,208 Views)
Accepted Solution

Revit API - Access to Text & Label Types within Family and Projects

1208 Views, 4 Replies
08-20-2012 05:51 PM

I'm trying to add new text types and label types to a project or family.

I'm able to create new family types but I cannot access the text/label system paramters.

 

Revit 2013

 

Sorry for the noob question.

For Text Types this worked.

Revit API - Create Text Type

 

For Label types I had to change "TextNote" to "TextElement" and "TextNoteType" to "Symbol".

 

Project completed.

Employee
saikat
Posts: 185
Registered: ‎08-16-2007
Message 2 of 5 (1,196 Views)

Re: Revit API - Access to Text & Label Types within Family and Projects

08-21-2012 04:02 PM in reply to: mfleming.stantec

Hi

 

Does this post help: http://adndevblog.typepad.com/aec/2012/08/creating-new-textnotetype-programmatically.html

 

thanks

Saikat



Saikat Bhattacharya

Active Contributor
mfleming.stantec
Posts: 32
Registered: ‎10-06-2009
Message 3 of 5 (1,194 Views)

Re: Revit API - Access to Text & Label Types within Family and Projects

08-21-2012 04:09 PM in reply to: mfleming.stantec

Yes this will work.

I can look for the same procedure for labels and I'll be set.

 

Thanks!

Employee
saikat
Posts: 185
Registered: ‎08-16-2007
Message 4 of 5 (1,192 Views)

Re: Revit API - Access to Text & Label Types within Family and Projects

08-21-2012 04:11 PM in reply to: mfleming.stantec

Glad the suggestion is helpful.

 

kinid regards



Saikat Bhattacharya

Active Contributor
mfleming.stantec
Posts: 32
Registered: ‎10-06-2009
Message 5 of 5 (1,134 Views)

Re: Revit API - Access to Text & Label Types within Family and Projects

09-29-2012 06:50 PM in reply to: saikat

For Text Types this worked.

Revit API - Create Text Type

 

For Label types I had to change "TextNote" to "TextElement" and "TextNoteType" to "Symbol".

 

Project completed.

Post to the Community

Have questions about Autodesk products? Ask the community.

New Post
Announcements
Do you have 60 seconds to spare? The Autodesk Community Team is revamping our site ranking system and we want your feedback! Please click here to launch the 5 question survey. As always your input is greatly appreciated.