Preferences

app.Preferences

Description

Specifies the preferred options for AutoCAD, FreeHand, PDF, and Photoshop files.


Properties

Preferences.AutoCADFileOptions

app.preferences.AutoCADFileOptions

Description

Options to use when opening or placing an AutoCAD file.

Type

OpenOptionsAutoCAD; read-only.


Preferences.FreeHandFileOptions

app.preferences.FreeHandFileOptions

Description

Options to use when opening or placing a FreeHand file.

Type

OpenOptionsFreeHand; read-only.


Preferences.parent

app.preferences.parent

Description

The parent of this object.

Type

object; read-only.


Preferences.PDFFileOptions

app.preferences.PDFFileOptions

Description

Options to use when opening or placing a PDF file.

Type

PDFFileOptions; read-only.


Preferences.PhotoshopFileOptions

app.preferences.PhotoshopFileOptions

Description

Options to use when opening or placing a Photoshop file.

Type

PhotoshopFileOptions; read-only.


Preferences.typename

app.preferences.typename

Description

The class name of the referenced object.

Type

string; read-only.


Methods

Preferences.getBooleanPreference

app.preferences.getBooleanPreference(key)

Description

Gets the boolean value of a given application preference.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
key String Pref key of value to get

Returns

Boolean


Preferences.getIntegerPreference

app.preferences.getIntegerPreference(key)

Description

Gets the integer value of a given application preference.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
key String Pref key of value to get

Returns

Integer


Preferences.getRealPreference

app.preferences.getRealPreference(key)

Description

Gets the real-number value of a given application preference.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
key String Pref key of value to get

Returns

Real


Preferences.getStringPreference

app.preferences.getStringPreference(key)

Description

Gets the string value of a given application preference.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
key String Pref key of value to get

Returns

String


Preferences.removePreference

app.preferences.removePreference(key)

Description

Deletes a given application preference.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
key String Pref key of value to get

Returns

Nothing.


Preferences.setBooleanPreference

app.preferences.setBooleanPreference(key, value)

Description

Sets the boolean value of a given application preference.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
key String Pref key of value to get
value Boolean Value to set

Returns

Nothing.


Preferences.setIntegerPreference

app.preferences.setIntegerPreference(key, value)

Description

Sets the integer value of a given application preference.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
key String Pref key of value to get
value Integer Value to set

Returns

Nothing.


Preferences.setRealPreference

app.preferences.setRealPreference(key, value)

Description

Sets the real-number value of a given application preference.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
key String Pref key of value to get
value Double Value to set

Returns

Nothing.


Preferences.setStringPreference

app.preferences.setStringPreference(key, value)

Description

Sets the string value of a given application preference.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
key String Pref key of value to get
value String Value to set

Returns

Nothing.