Interface: autosave

new.gif NEW in 3ds Max 9: This interface provides access to the improved auto backup functionality.

Properties:

.Enable : boolean : Read|Write

Get/Set the Auto-Backup enabled state. Equivalent to the System Global variable autobackup.enabled.

.NumberOfFiles : integer : Read|Write

Get/Set the number of Auto-Backup files. Possible values are between 1 and 99.

.Interval : float : Read|Write

Get/Set the Auto-Backup interval in minutes.

.filename : string : Read|Write

Get/Set the Auto-Backup filename as a string. Default is "AutoBackup".

Methods:

<void>resettimer()

Resets the Auto-Backup timer. After the rest, the next save will occur after the number of minutes specifed by the .interval property.

<boolean>isactive()

Resets true if the Auto-Backup is currently saving, false otherwise.

See also

Controlling the Auto-Backup