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This macro copies all the file specific properties into the properties of the active configuration using SOLIDWORKS API.

Properties in the Custom tab of the file
Properties in the Custom tab of the file
Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
Dim swCustPrpMgr As SldWorks.CustomPropertyManager
Dim swConfCustPrpMgr As SldWorks.CustomPropertyManager
Sub main()
    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks
    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

    If Not swModel Is Nothing Then
        Set swCustPrpMgr = swModel.Extension.CustomPropertyManager("")
        Dim vNames As Variant
        Dim vTypes As Variant
        Dim vValues As Variant
        swCustPrpMgr.GetAll vNames, vTypes, vValues
        Dim activeConfName As String
        activeConfName = swModel.ConfigurationManager.ActiveConfiguration.Name

        Set swConfCustPrpMgr = swModel.Extension.CustomPropertyManager(activeConfName)
        Dim i As Integer
        For i = 0 To UBound(vNames)
            swConfCustPrpMgr.Add2 vNames(i), vTypes(i), vValues(i)
            swConfCustPrpMgr.Set vNames(i), vValues(i)


        MsgBox "Please open part or assembly"

    End If
End Sub