CopyProfile Example

Using Programming Languages other than VBA

Sub Example_CopyProfile()
	' This example copies an existing profile.
	' You can see the new profile under Options/Profiles
	' *Note: This example relies on the default profile "<<Unnamed Profile>>".
	' If this profile has already been renamed or removed, be sure to change the
	' name of the SourceProfile to one that currently exists.

	Dim ACADPref As AcadPreferencesProfiles
	Dim SourceProfile As String, DestinationProfile As String

	' Use the PreferencesProfiles object
	Set ACADPref = ThisDrawing.Application.preferences.Profiles

	' Copy the default profile

	SourceProfile = "<<Unnamed Profile>>"
	DestinationProfile = "NEW_PROFILE"

	ACADPref.CopyProfile SourceProfile, DestinationProfile

	MsgBox "We have just copied the existing profile " & SourceProfile & " to " & DestinationProfile

	Exit Sub

	If Err.Description <> "" Then
		MsgBox "The default profile '" & SourceProfile & "' cannot be found, please use a different source profile."
	End If
End Sub