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Importing Shape files in a batch?

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Importing many Shape files into a VW document can be very time consuming. So I would like to write a pyhton script, that will take all Shape files from a folder list and import every file into the VW document. On the VectorScript reference page I can find the command "vs.LegacyShapefileImp()" and the description "Use the old UI to import files". There is no example and nor further specification why this is "legacy" and which command is the actual replacement command.


Has any body used a new vs command to import Shape files and could therefore reference me the appropriate documentation?


Many thanks in advance and best regards,



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