Image Database Configuration Introduction
This section is designed to help the system administrator create and define an image database.
If the configuration module is entered for an in-use database, structural changes will not be allowed. In order to release this restriction, all users must exit the database (including resident, but idling PTI modules). The configuration user must also exit back to the Master Control screen and re-enter the Configuration Module for the system to recognize that the database can be and should be opened in exclusive mode.
Exclusive access restricts the user from the
following operations: Adding New Fields, Deleting Fields, the Field
Wizard, and changing the Default Value of Existing Fields. There
are visual and control cues when the restrictions are in effect
(the Add, Delete and Field Wizard buttons are grayed and
un-selectable, the default value field is grayed and
When establishing a new image database file:
If the fast-find feature is turned off, the image database is comprised of two files on the disk:
If the fast-find feature is turned on, an additional file is named:
Database Configuration Topics Include: