All Cadcorp SIS API Methods

GetAxesType Method


Find out whether the current axes are cartesian or spherical.


Visual Basic
Public Function GetAxesType() As Integer

Return Type

SIS_AXES_CARTESIAN    The current axes are cartesian.
SIS_AXES_SPHERICAL    The current axes are spherical.


The X, Y and Z axes of a cartesian Coordinate Reference System are orthogonal to each other, and their units are metres.

The X and Y axes of a spherical Coordinate Reference System are degrees of longitude and latitude. The Z axis of a spherical Coordinate Reference System measures height above sea-level in metres.

Available: GEO D OD OM OV SISpy