Configure My DataFinder: Indexer

DIAdem 2018 Help

Edition Date: June 2018
Part Number: 370858P-01
View Product Info

DOWNLOAD (Windows Only)

DIAdem 2017 Help
DIAdem 2018 Help
DIAdem 2019 Help
DIAdem 2020 Help
DIAdem 2020 SP1 Help

Use this dialog box to configure the indexing for the search areas. The DataFinder indexes the search areas to accelerate the data search.


Automatic indexing triggered by Specifies how to automatically index the data from the search areas.
... Opens the dialog box in which you specify the type of automatic indexing.
Idle time before indexing (in s) Specifies how many seconds the DataFinder waits after the last mouse movement or key input before indexing starts.
Timeout per file
(in s)
Specifies the time in seconds after which the DataFinder stops indexing a file. This does not apply to TDM files.
Recurrence Specifies the intervals at which the DataFinder reindexes the search areas.
Start time Specifies the time when the DataFinder indexes the search areas for the first time.
Weekday Specifies the weekday on which the DataFinder executes indexing, if you select Weekly for Repeat indexing.
Start Now Starts indexing when you click OK.
Number of parallel indexers Specifies the number of indexers which index the data in the search areas parallel. You cannot change the number of indexers for the My DataFinder DataFinder.
Note  If you use several parallel indexers, the speed of your computer is considerably impacted.
Import Opens the dialog box where you load a DataFinder configuration (*.dfc).
Export Opens the dialog box where you save the My DataFinder current configuration settings.
Note  If the computer is shut down when a scheduled indexing is due, the DataFinder runs the indexing at the subsequent specified interval. If you shut down the computer during the indexing process, the DataFinder continues indexing the next time the DataFinder launches.
If a file is created or changed while the DataFinder is not active or a necessary network connection is interrupted, the file is indexed at the next scheduled time.
Note  The first indexing of the search areas can take some time.
Note  To open this dialog box in DIAdem NAVIGATOR, select Settings»My DataFinder»Configure»Indexer.

Search Areas | DataPlugins | File Extensions | Indexing | Extended


Configuring the Search Results | Defining Search Areas | Executing a Search with OR Operations | Executing a Text Search | Indexing Search Areas | Optimizing Custom Properties | Saving and Loading a Search Query | Searching for Data on a Different Computer in the Network | Searching for Data with a Script Using the Navigator Interface | Searching for Data with a Script without Using the Navigator Interface | Searching for Multiple Properties | Sorting Search Results before Executing a Search


Brake Tests for Trucks | Checking DataPlugins for Timeout | Combining DataFinder Search Results | Context Menu for the Search Results of the DataFinder | Creating ATFX Files from the Context Menu of an ASAM Data Store | Evaluation Wizard for the Search Results of the DataFinder | Filtering Data with a Dialog Box | Filtering Data without a Dialog Box | Search and Evaluation Functions in User Dialog Boxes | Searching for and Evaluating Channels | Searching for Channels in the NAVIGATOR | Searching for Data Sets Marked "Failed" in Data Stores | Searching for Data Sets Marked "Failed" | Searching for Properties and Evaluating the Associated Channels | Varying Browse Settings of a Data Store


Not Helpful