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ImportProfile Method (IProfileManager)
True if profile successfully imported, false if not

Reads the specified profile that was created by an export.

.NET Syntax

Visual Basic (Declaration) 
Function ImportProfile( _
   BSTR ProfileName As System.String, _
   BSTR ImportFileName As System.String, _
   BSTR ProfileDesc As System.String, _
   VARIANT_BOOL IsImportPathInfo As System.Boolean _
) As System.Boolean
System.bool ImportProfile( 
   System.string ProfileName,
   System.string ImportFileName,
   System.string ProfileDesc,
   System.bool IsImportPathInfo
   ProfileName : System.String,
   ImportFileName : System.String,
   ProfileDesc : System.String,
   IsImportPathInfo : Boolean,\n) : dsSystem.boolean
COM native C++ 
HRESULT ImportProfile( 
   const dsString& ProfileName,
   const dsString& ImportFileName,
   const dsString& ProfileDesc,
   bool IsImportPathInfo
DSRESULT ImportProfile( 
   BSTR ProfileName,
   BSTR ImportFileName,
   BSTR ProfileDesc,
   VARIANT_BOOL IsImportPathInfo
   bool* RetVal


Name of profile to create
Pathname of XML profile to read
Description of profile
True to remember import path information, false to not


RetVal[out] or Return Value
True if profile successfully imported, false if not

See Also


DraftSight 2024 SP0

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