Difference between revisions of "Media Management in Gramps"

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== See also ==
 
*Feature documentation:[[Start_with_Genealogy|Start with Genealogy]]
 
  
*[[Gramps_Glossary#active_person|Active Person]] Gramps Glossary definition
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== See also==
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* The builtin {{man label|[[Gramps_{{man version}}_Wiki_Manual_-_Tools#Media_Manager|Media Manager]]}} which is group of four separate tools that allows you to do the following:
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** {{man label|[[Gramps_{{man version}}_Wiki_Manual_-_Tools#Replace_substrings_in_the_path|Replace substrings in the path]]}}
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** {{man label|[[Gramps_{{man version}}_Wiki_Manual_-_Tools#Convert_paths_from_relative_to_absolute|Convert paths from relative to absolute]]}}
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** {{man label|[[Gramps_{{man version}}_Wiki_Manual_-_Tools#Convert_paths_from_absolute_to_relative|Convert paths from absolute to relative]]}}
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** {{man label|[[Gramps_{{man version}}_Wiki_Manual_-_Tools#Add_images_not_included_in_database|Add images not included in database]]}}
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* The Third-party Addon {{man label|[[Addon:MediaMerge|Merge Media]]}} that searches your database for media file entries that are pointing to the same actual file and when found, they can be merged together.
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* The Third-party Addon {{man label|[[Addon:Media Verify Tool|Media Verify Tool]]}} is used verify a one-to-one relationship between media objects and files in the media directory. The main purpose of the tool is to locate files that have been moved and fix the paths.
  
*based on the [https://sourceforge.net/p/gramps/mailman/gramps-users/ Gramps-users] archived threads:
 
:[https://sourceforge.net/p/gramps/mailman/message/36617953/ The Group As name override]
 
:[https://sourceforge.net/p/gramps/mailman/search/?q=%22unify+similar+surmanes+%3F%3F%22&mail_list=all unify similar surmanes [sic] thread]
 
:[https://sourceforge.net/p/gramps/mailman/search/?q=%22Group+As+name%22 threads with "Group As name"]
 
  
  

Revision as of 23:13, 1 November 2020


See also

  • The Third-party Addon Merge Media that searches your database for media file entries that are pointing to the same actual file and when found, they can be merged together.
  • The Third-party Addon Media Verify Tool is used verify a one-to-one relationship between media objects and files in the media directory. The main purpose of the tool is to locate files that have been moved and fix the paths.