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RenderContentSetChild Method (RenderContent, String, RenderContentChangeContexts)

Note: This API is now obsolete.

Set another content as a child of this content. This content may or may not be attached to a document. If this content already has a child with the specified child slot name, that child will be deleted. If this content is not attached to a document, the child will be added without sending any events. If this content is attached to a document, the necessary events will be sent to update the UI. Note: Do not call this method to add children in your constructor. If you want to add default children, you should override Initialize() and add them there.

Namespace:  Rhino.Render
Assembly:  RhinoCommon (in RhinoCommon.dll)
Since: 5.10
[ObsoleteAttribute("Use SetChild without ChangeContexts and Begin/EndChange")]
public bool SetChild(
	RenderContent renderContent,
	string childSlotName,
	RenderContentChangeContexts changeContexts


Type: Rhino.RenderRenderContent
Child content to add to this content. If pChild is NULL, the function will fail. If pChild is already attached to a document, the function will fail. If pChild is already a child of this or another content, the function will fail.
Type: SystemString
The name that will be assigned to this child slot. The child slot name cannot be an empty string. If it is, the function will fail.
Type: Rhino.RenderRenderContentChangeContexts

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Return Value

Type: Boolean
Returns true if the content was added or the child slot with this name was modified otherwise; returns false.
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