Rotation Property

Specifies the rotation angle for the object.

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Attribute, AttributeReference, BlockRef, Dim3PointAngular, DimAligned, DimAngular, DimArcLength, DimDiametric, DimOrdinate, DimRadial, DimRadialLarge, DimRotated, DwfUnderlay, ExternalReference, MInsertBlock, MText, Raster, Shape, Text, Underlay
The object or objects this property applies to.


Double; read-write
The rotation angle in radians.


The rotation angle is relative to the X axis of the object's WCS with positive angles going counterclockwise when looking down from the Z axis toward the origin.

Raster: To display the raster image at the specified rotation, set the ShowRotation property to TRUE.

Text: The rotation angle is read-only for text whose Alignment property is set to acAlignmentAligned or acAlignmentFit.


Text rotation angle 


Dimension line angle