Some tasks like checking images may take a longer time. These tasks are marked by (*).

Maintenance for selected databases

Datenbase maintenance
Datenbase maintenance
  • Delete invalid images
    Invalid image entries are deleted.
  • Delete invalid languages, countries, genres etc
    Invalid entries are deleted. For instance these entries result from deleting acountry.
  • Delete unused persons
    Persons that are not used in any media object or media file are deleted.
  • Delete unused keyword
    Keywords that are not used in any media file are deleted.
  • Delete unused collections
    Collections that are not used in any media file are deleted.
  • Delete unused compilations
    Compilations that are not used in any media object or media file are deleted.
  • Update sort fields
    Updates sort information for compilations, collections, persons, keywords and media.
    Usually sort information is updated automatically. Therefore use this option only if database errors occured.
  • Compact afterwards
    Compact the database in order to save hard disk space and to make the database search faster.
  • Apply to database
    Select the databases the tasks shall apply to.
Press Execute to finish these tasks.

Maintenance for all databases

Datenbase maintenance: Default values
Datenbase maintenance: Default values
  • Remove unused genre
    Genre that are not used in any database are deleted.
  • Remove unused countrie
    Countries that are not used in any database are deleted.
  • Remove unused languages
    anguages that are not used in any database are deleted.
  • Remove unused roles
    Roles that are not used in any database are deleted.
  • Remove unused document types
    Document types that are not used in any database are deleted.
  • Remove unused file sources
    File sources that are not used in any database are deleted.
  • Remove unused aspect ratio
    Aspect ratios that are not used in any database are deleted.
Press Delete to finish these tasks.