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PrintStyle Property (IAttributeInstance)

Gets or sets the name of the PrintStyle for this BlockAttribute instance.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Property PrintStyle As System.String
System.string PrintStyle {get; set;}
get_PrintStyle () : String
put_PrintStyle (
   NewVal : String
COM native C++ 
HRESULT get_PrintStyle(
   BSTR* Val
HRESULT put_PrintStyle( 
   BSTR NewVal
DSRESULT get_PrintStyle (
   dsString* Val
DSRESULT put_PrintStyle(
   const dsString& NewVal

Property Value

Name of the PrintStyle


You can only set the name of a PrintStyle if named PrintStyles are used in the drawing. If color-dependent PrintStyles are used in the drawing, then the PrintStyle is set to ByColor and is read only. To determine the type of PrintStyle used in the document:

  • call IDocument::GetCommandOptionString and specify dsCommandOptionString_e.dsCommandOptionString_GetNmPrnStyl for the Var parameter in a project, macro, or script.
  • click Tools > Options > System Options, expand Printing, expand Default settings, and examine Default type in the user-interface.

See Also


DraftSight V1R6.0

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