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LibraryProfileItemCopy Method

Copy the library profile item in the profile database to item with new name.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Catalogs
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Catalogs (in Tekla.Structures.Catalogs.dll) Version: 2023.0.1
public bool Copy(
	string newName


Type: SystemString
The new name of the copied profile item.

Return Value

Type: Boolean
True on success.
using System;
using Tekla.Structures.Catalogs;

public class Example
       public void Example1()
           LibraryProfileItem item = new LibraryProfileItem();

           if (item.Select("HEA100"))
               string newName = "HEA100C";
               if (item.Copy(newName))
                   LibraryProfileItem copy = new LibraryProfileItem();
                   if (copy.Select(newName))
                       Console.WriteLine("HEA100 copied successfully to HEA100C");
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