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Rotation Property (IAttributeInstance)

Gets or sets the insertion angle of the BlockAttribute instance.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Property Rotation As System.Double
System.double Rotation {get; set;}
get_Rotation () : Number
put_Rotation (
   NewVal : Number
COM native C++ 
HRESULT get_Rotation(
   DOUBLE* Val
HRESULT put_Rotation( 
   DOUBLE NewVal
DSRESULT get_Rotation (
   double* Val
DSRESULT put_Rotation(
   double NewVal

Property Value

Value between 0° and 360° for the angle at which to insert the BlockAttribute instance (see Remarks)


This type of value... Results in this type of rotation....
Positive Counter-clockwise
Negative Clockwise

See Also


DraftSight V1R2.0

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