CimMeasurementUnitList.Add (method)

Creates a measurement unit.
Syntax: Set CimMeasurementUnit = object.Add ( UNitID )
UNitID As String - Name of the new measurement unit
Description: CimMeasurementUnitList.Add returns a new CimMeasurementUnit object. This is the method to call to create a new item. You must call CimMeasurementManager.Save to save the complete state of the measurement configuration.


Dim project As CimProject
Set project = CreateObject("CimProject")
project.OpenLocalProject "d:\classes\classes.gef"
Dim measurementManager As CimMeasurementManager
Dim measurementUnitList As CimMeasurementUnitList
Dim measurementUnit As CimMeasurementUnit
Set measurementManager = project.MeasurementManager
Set measurementUnitList = measurementManager.Units
Set measurementUnit = measurementUnitList.Add("METER")
measurementUnit.Description = "a metric measure of length"
measurementManager.Save False