1.9. Multiple File Operations

1.9.1. How to select multiple files

In the dialog window below (which pops up as the first dialog for most of the multiple file operation) do one of the following:

Multiple file selection dialog

Figure 1.128. Multiple file selection dialog


  • Select an existing domain from the list and click Load. (Click Delete if you want to delete the domain.)

  • Create a new domain:

    1. Click New Domain...

    2. Click in the new dialog on the Look in pull down box and browse to the directory that contains the annotation files.

    3. Double-click an annotation file (*.eaf) to select it. It now appears in the rightmost box. Alternatively, you can click on the annotation file name and click the >> button.

      Repeat this for every annotation file you want to include.

      It is also possible to select a complete directory. All .eaf files in a selected directory will be included.

    4. Click OK to continue the exporting process; otherwise click Cancel to exit the dialog window without exporting.

    5. If you clicked OK you can save this domain: enter a name and click OK. If you do not want to save the domain click Cancel.

  • Create a new domain from an IMDI search:

    1. Click New Domain from IMDI Search...

    2. Browse to and select an IMDI file that has been exported from a metadata search in the standalone IMDI Browser.

    3. Click Open.

    4. You can save this domain: enter a name and click OK. If you do not want to save the domain click Cancel.