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SetBaseAngle Method (IDocument)

Sets the base angle for the document.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Sub SetBaseAngle( _
   double Angle As System.Double, _
   bool Clockwise As System.Boolean _
void SetBaseAngle( 
   System.double Angle,
   System.bool Clockwise
   Angle : Number,
   Clockwise : Boolean
COM native C++ 
HRESULT SetBaseAngle( 
   DOUBLE Angle,
   VARIANT_BOOL Clockwise
DSRESULT SetBaseAngle( 
   double Angle,
   bool Clockwise


Base angle in radians
True to increase the base angle in the clockwise direction, false to not



See Also


DraftSight V1R1

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