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ETABS 2016 API Bug In Frame Property Definition (Rectangular Section)

ETABS 2016 API Bug In Frame Property Definition (Rectangular Section)

ETABS 2016 API Bug In Frame Property Definition (Rectangular Section)


I'm experimenting ETABS API from Excel VBA, The weird thing is that when I use the method


ret = ETABSModel.PropFrame.SetRectangle("B300X700", "C35", 0.7, 0.3) 
and then go and check how the defined section looks like, I find the CG isn't placed properly and rebars aren't distributed well, Is there any way to get the CG and rebars distribution to the way produced when defining a rectangular section "manually" from the program itself?

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