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IEditProperties.SketchSymbol Property (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IEditProperties.SketchSymbol Property

Symbol used to draw the lines of the edit sketch.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property SketchSymbol As ILineSymbol
public ILineSymbol SketchSymbol {get; set;}

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Desktop.


Use this property to change the symbology for lines (segments) in the edit sketch. The default line symbol is a solid green line with a width of one.
public void ChangeSketchColor()
//get editor extension
UID editorUID = new UID();
editorUID.Value = "esriEditor.Editor";
IEditor editor = m_application.FindExtensionByCLSID(editorUID) as IEditor;

IRgbColor rgbColor = new RgbColor();
rgbColor.Red = 255;

ILineSymbol lineSymbol = new SimpleLineSymbol();
lineSymbol.Color = rgbColor;
    IEditProperties editProperties = editor as IEditProperties;
editProperties.SketchSymbol = lineSymbol;

See Also

IEditProperties Interface | IEditProperties.SketchVertexSymbol Property | IEditProperties.SelectedVertexSymbol Property | IEditProperties.SnapSymbol Property