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Inserting vertex's into a custom 2D Path Object

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Sorry to trouble you, just hitting a wall.  I created a 2D Path Object (called 'Skirting') that creates a drape line along its defined 2D path.  Now I'm trying to create a command that converts any selected polygon, rectangle, or line, into the 'Skirting' PIO, by taking the vertices of those objects and inserting them into the 'Skirting' PIO.  The only problem is I can't figure out is how to insert those vertices that I have stored in a vector array into the PIO after calling it with  TF:=CallToolByName('Skirting');

 

Any thoughts?

Dave

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Thanks I guess I'll try it, but I thought that command worked along side CreateCustomObjectProfile, which would be more of a extrude along a path sort of thing, which is why I thought I was barking up the wrong tree.  I'll give it a shot.  Thank you.

 

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You should be able to just pass nil to the profile.

 

You can also insert with CreateCustomObject() and then set the path group. In that case, you have to deal with the path coordinates being relative to the object's insertion point. i.e. move the path to the origin, then set to the profile group.

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