Procedure CaseWriteToSingleFile(outputFileName)


The procedure CaseWriteToSingleFile writes the current data to a case file on disk.

        outputFileName               ! (input) scalar string expression



A string expression holding the path and name of the output file.

Return Value

The procedure returns 1 on success, or 0 otherwise.


  • This function is only applicable if the project option Data_Management_style is set to Single_Data_Manager_file.

  • The procedure CaseWriteToSingleFile uses the current case type to determine which data should be written. This is usually the case type of the last loaded case. If you want to make sure that a specific case type is used, you can preset the case type via the predefined element parameter CurrentDefaultCaseType.

The files written by CaseWriteToSingleFile can only be read by CaseReadFromSingleFile.

See also

The procedures CaseReadFromSingleFile, CaseSave.