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Maintaining DataFinder Instance Index Manually

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Last Modified: November 7, 2019

In some cases you may need to trigger the indexing process of a DataFinder instance index manually.

  1. In Data Indexing, click DataFinder Instances.
  2. Select an instance and click »Manage»Index.
  3. Select Index Now.
  4. Click Reset Index and one of the actions from the following table to reset the index. This process may take a while depending on the amount of data to be indexed.
    Parameter Description
    Entire Index Resets the entire index and re-indexes all files.
    Files with Indexing Status
    • Files Timed Out During Indexing - Resets the index of the files whose indexing has exceeded the maximum specified time and re-indexes the files.
    • Files with Indexing Errors - Resets the index of all files with indexing errors and re-indexes the files.
    • Files with Unsuitable DataPlugin - Resets the index of all files indexed with an unsuitable DataPlugin and re-indexes the files.
  5. Optional: Select one of the actions from the following table.
    Parameter Description
    Optimize Index Optimizes the index to speed up the search for additional properties.
    Recreate QuickSearch Index Recreates only the index of the Quick Search. Clients use the Quick Search if they only have parts of the information they are searching for, or if they do not know whether the information they are searching for is in a file, a channel group, or a channel.

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