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IGraphicsContainer.AddElement Method (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IGraphicsContainer.AddElement Method

Add a new graphic element to the layer.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Sub AddElement ( _
    ByVal Element As IElement, _
    ByVal zorder As Integer _
public void AddElement (
    IElement Element,
    int zorder
HRESULT AddElement(
  IElement* Element,
  long zorder
Element [in]

Element is a parameter of type IElement* zorder [in]
zorder is a parameter of type long

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.


This method adds the input element the graphics container referenced.  The parameter zorder is currently not utilized by all of the IGraphicsContainer implementations and is typically set to 0 when calling this method.

See Also

IGraphicsContainer Interface

.NET Samples

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