Hippocode

Converting internal indexes between drawings

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Hi

 

I have objects that reference others by an internal index. Basically it's a list of objects A that reference any other object (any type) named B by their internal index.

This reference is saved into a Sint32 Parameter.

 

When referencing this file into an other document (e.g. layer viewport), the references are broken because they assume the indexes remain the same, which they don't.

Is there any way to find out the new indexes relative to the other document so I can correct the internal indexes to their correct values? 

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The best/only way would be to attach a record and store a UUID (VS CreateUUID procedure) and then use that to either replace the internal index or to find the internal index. 

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