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put preferences   statement



Syntax:
put preferences prefFileName$, prefRecord

Description:
This statement writes the contents of the preferences record prefRecord to the file name in prefFileName$. The file is created in the preferences folder at:  ~/Library/Preferences.  If the file does not exist, it is created.

Example:

begin record prefsRecord
dim as     Str31     name
dim as      SInt32    aNumber
end record

dim as prefsRecord gMyPref

gMyPref.name = "my test name"
gMyPref.aNumber = 123456

put preferences "MyPrefs", gMyPref

do
HandleEvents
until ( gFBquit )


See Also:
get preferences; kill preferences; menu preferences