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Etabs Oapi

Etabs Oapi

Etabs Oapi


I want to extract the unique names of selected point objects to an excel sheet using Etabs API.
I am using the get selected method to achieve this but it is not working for me.
Does anyone has any idea about how this can be done.


RE: Etabs Oapi

I use python when using the Etabs OAPI and my code for getting all the points is:

def getAllPoints(incRestraint=False,units="mm"):
This will return all the points of the model.
#for i in range(numberPts):
# ptConnectivityBinder=SapModel.PointObj.GetConnectivity(ptNames[i])
# ptsConnectivityBinder.append(ptConnectivityBinder)
for i in range(numberPts):
for i in range(numberPts):
return ptList

RE: Etabs Oapi

Thanks for your response.
But this will give me all the points in the model. I want data only for the selected points(the points which user selects in the model).

RE: Etabs Oapi

Yup, I get all the points in a list like in the code above, then the code would be something like:

for i in ptLst:
if SapModel.PointObj.GetSelected(i)==True:

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