PerkinElmer Informatics Support Forum
Decrease font size
Increase font size
Topic Title: Can I restore data from a corrupt library?
Topic Summary: I can open the library, but cannot access the data there.
Created On: 12/30/2015 12:45 PM
Status Post and Reply
Linear : Threading : Single : Branch
Topic Tools Topic Tools
View topic in raw text format. Print this topic.
 12/30/2015 12:45 PM
User is offline View Users Profile Print this message


CS Gleb

Posts: 180
Joined: 2/24/2009

We would recommend having a backup for your critical data since it may be impossible to restore anything if the library gets corrupted. The files found in the "Data" folder don’t just reference the image data, therefore you can’t really extract them to import into another library. It’s a bit more cryptic than that. We need both the mvd2 file and the corresponding data folder to be complete for the library to function and as such it acts as a database.

One thing you could try:

- Open the library in Volocity.

- Go to the "File" menu > "Compact Library", check the box "Also remove cached data and preferences".

- Click "Compact".

- Wait for the process to complete, and then assess the data.



-------------------------

-PerkinElmer Technical Support



Edited: 12/30/2015 at 1:10 PM by CS Gleb

FuseTalk Basic Edition v4.0 - © 1999-2018 FuseTalk Inc. All rights reserved.