genre File
author Jan-Martin Kuhnigk
package MeVisLab/Standard
dll MLParser
definition mlParser.def
see also LoadBase, ComposeBaseList
keywords store, BaseSave, load, open, restore, object, xml, file, data


The module SaveBase saves a ml.Base-derived object to a file.


Default Panel


Input Fields


name: inObject, type: MLBase, deprecated name: inputBaseObject

object to be saved

Parameter Fields

Field Index

&Save: Trigger Status: String
Allow Overwrite: Bool Use: Bool
Auto save: Bool  
Base directory: String  
File Format: Enum  
File Name: String  
File Up to Date: Bool  
Object Name: String  

Visible Fields


name: save, type: Trigger, deprecated name: saveObject

If pressed, the attached object is saved to the specified file on disk.


name: status, type: String, persistent: no, deprecated name: currStatus

Shows status information about this module.

Object Name

name: nodeName, type: String, default: BaseObject

Sets a name for the object in the file.

File Name

name: filename, type: String, default: object, deprecated name: fileName

Sets a file name.


name: useBaseDir, type: Bool, default: FALSE

If checked, the Base directory is used as a relative directory for the file name.

Base directory

name: baseDir, type: String

Sets a base directory.

File Format

name: format, type: Enum, default: XML

Defines the file format.


Title Name

Auto save

name: autoSave, type: Bool, default: FALSE

If checked, the object is saved on each change of the input Base object (input field touched).

File Up to Date

name: upToDate, type: Bool, persistent: no

Shows whether the file is up-to-date.

Allow Overwrite

name: allowOverwrite, type: Bool, default: TRUE

If checked, the module will save to the same file name without asking.