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PromptForBool Method (ICommandMessage)
True if the prompt appears in the command window, false if not

Displays the specified prompt and default Boolean value in the command window and gets the Boolean input by the user.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function PromptForBool( _
   const dsString& Prompt As System.String, _
   const dsString& StringForTrue As System.String, _
   const dsString& StringForFalse As System.String, _
   bool DefaultValue As System.Boolean, _
   bool* Value As System.Boolean _
) As System.Boolean
System.bool PromptForBool( 
   System.string Prompt,
   System.string StringForTrue,
   System.string StringForFalse,
   System.bool DefaultValue,
   out System.bool Value
   Prompt : String,
   StringForTrue : String,
   StringForFalse : String,
   DefaultValue : Boolean
) : {
   Value : Boolean,
   Result : Boolean
COM native C++ 
HRESULT PromptForBool( 
   BSTR Prompt,
   BSTR StringForTrue,
   BSTR StringForFalse,
   VARIANT_BOOL DefaultValue,
DSRESULT PromptForBool( 
   const dsString& Prompt,
   const dsString& StringForTrue,
   const dsString& StringForFalse,
   bool DefaultValue,
   bool* Value,
   bool* Result


Text of prompt
Text that indicates to return true (see Remarks)
Text that indicates to return false (see Remarks)
Default value
Boolean value
Result[out] or Return Value
True if the prompt appears in the command window, false if not


StringForTrue and StringForFalse:

  • can contain any combination of numbers, letters, and hyphens or only numbers, only letters, or only hyphens.
  • cannot contain spaces or any other special characters or symbols.

See Also


DraftSight V1R1.1

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