Extracts the surface grid information from the terrain surface.

Namespace: Autodesk.Civil.DatabaseServices
Assembly: AeccDbMgd (in AeccDbMgd.dll) Version: 10.3.488.0

Syntax

C#
ObjectIdCollection ExtractGridded(
	SurfaceExtractionSettingsType settingsType
)
Visual Basic
Function ExtractGridded ( _
	settingsType As SurfaceExtractionSettingsType _
) As ObjectIdCollection
Visual C++
ObjectIdCollection^ ExtractGridded(
	SurfaceExtractionSettingsType settingsType
)

Parameters

settingsType
Type: Autodesk.Civil..::..SurfaceExtractionSettingsType
Specify SurfaceExtractionSettingsType.Plan to extract the grid information using the plan visual style settings, or SurfaceExtractionSettingsType.Model to use the model settings.

Return Value

An ObjectIdCollection of the extracted entities. The extracted entities are Polyline3d objects. If the surface has no gridded information, this method returns an empty ObjectIdCollection.

Examples

CopyC#
 1// Setup: creates a new, random surface
 2// 
 3TinSurface surface = CreateRandomSurface("Example Surface");
 4
 5// Extract a grid from the surface and print information about it:
 6// 
 7ObjectIdCollection gridlines;
 8gridlines = surface.ExtractGridded(SurfaceExtractionSettingsType.Plan);
 9
10write("# of extracted grid lines extracted: " + gridlines.Count + "\n");
11int i = 1;
12foreach (ObjectId gridLineId in gridlines)
13{
14    // Gridlines are polyline3d objects
15    Polyline3d gridline = gridLineId.GetObject(OpenMode.ForRead) as Polyline3d;
16    write(String.Format(" Gridline #{0}: Length:{1}  Start:{2}  End:{3}\n",
17        i, gridline.Length, gridline.StartPoint.ToString(), gridline.EndPoint.ToString()));
18    i++;
19}
CopyVB.NET
1!ERROR: See log file!

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