Instance Method


Writes asset data to a file at the specified URL and reports errors that occur during export.


func export(to URL: URL) throws



A URL specifying the location to export asset data to. This parameter must be a file: URL.


Upon return, an object describing any errors that occur during export.

Return Value

true if export succeeded; otherwise, false.


The MDLAsset class infers the data format to export in from the pathExtension property of the specified URL. To determine whether a format is supported for export, call the canExportFileExtension(_:) method.

See Also

Exporting an Asset

class func canExportFileExtension(String) -> Bool

Returns a Boolean value that indicates whether the MDLAsset class can write asset data as a file with the specified format extension.