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Can I make a copy of a OnShape Folder?

richard_siskrichard_sisk Member Posts: 1 EDU
I have an OnShape Folder that contains other folders, documents, parts, assemblies and drawings called 2020 Robot.
I want to make a copy of the folder and all it's contents and call it 2021 Robot, then make 2020 Robot Read Only.

Is this possible?


  • john_mcclaryjohn_mcclary Member, Developers Posts: 3,112 PRO
    Yes and no, you will have to make the folders manually and copy each document one at a time aand move them. 

    Or have some app written using the API I suppose 
  • mike_hölschermike_hölscher Member Posts: 86 PRO
    It is also an option to Version or Release the 2020 Robot, freezing it.
  • john_mcclaryjohn_mcclary Member, Developers Posts: 3,112 PRO
    Ah right, I got caught up in the copy part of the question, i forgot it isn't necessary... 

    If you don't want to release, you can also just create a version.. Versions are read only and if someone edits by accident then you can restore back to the version.

    Or create a branch anb delete the active workspace of the branch, that will make that bnanch read only basically 
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