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STPointFromText Method
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SqlGeometry.STPointFromText Method

Returns a SqlGeometry instance from an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Well-Known Text (WKT) representation augmented with any Z (elevation) and M (measure) values carried by the instance.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Types
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Types (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Types.dll)

public static function STPointFromText(
	pointTaggedText : SqlChars, 
	srid : int
) : SqlGeometry


Type: SqlChars
The WKT representation of the SqlGeometry Point instance you wish to return.
Type: Int32
An int expression that represents the spatial reference ID (SRID) of the SqlGeometry Point instance you wish to return.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Types.SqlGeometry
A SqlGeometry instance constructed from the specified WKT representation.

This method will throw a FormatException if the input is not well-formatted.

This member is static.

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