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TGIS_LayerVector.CreateShape(TGIS_ShapeType, TGIS_DimensionType) method

DK11 for Java | tatukgis.jdk.TGIS_LayerVector.CreateShape | Overloads | Constructors | Fields | Methods | Properties | Events

Creates a new shape and makes it editable

Available also on: Delphi | .NET | ActiveX.


// Java
public TGIS_Shape CreateShape(
  TGIS_ShapeType _type,
  TGIS_DimensionType _dim
// Oxygene
  function CreateShape(
    _type : TGIS_ShapeType;
    _dim : TGIS_DimensionType
  ) : TGIS_Shape;


Name Type Description
_type TGIS_ShapeType type of shape to be created; it must be a type supported by the layer; if TGIS_ShapeType.Unknown, then the default shape type will be created
_dim TGIS_DimensionType dimension; it must be a type supported by the layer


Type Description
TGIS_Shape Newly created shape or nil


Use this method to create a new shape. Depending on _type param, a different shape will be created. If the shape type is not supported by the layer, nil is returned. Otherwise an editable shape is returned.

To create a shape, simply create a new layer, or choose an existing layer and use CreateShape method with a proper shape type as a param.


2020/05/07 01:13

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