Retrieval Workflow

The Retrieval Workflow is available to create a repository for later use. The user can choose a repository previously configured or create a new one by clicking the New button.

Repository Information

This is where users configure a new repository.

  • Name – Enter a name for the repository.
  • Repository Type – Choose what type of repository this will be.
    • Local – This means the repository is local and only available to the current workstation.
    • Shared – This means the repository is shared amongst the workstations on the network.
  • Annotation Storage Type - Users can choose between the following storage types:
    • Save Annotations in TIFF – This saves all annotations in a TIFF file at the location specified in the Directory text box.
    • Save Annotations in Separate File – This saves all annotations in a separate file at the location specified in the Directory text box.
  • Shared Search Repository – Checking this box makes the repository searchable to all Retrieval module users.
  • Directory – Choose the location of the directory by clicking on the Browse button.