Importing from other applications
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Index to importing topics
   Overview of how to import specimen

Specimen records may be added to your database by importing data from another Compleat Botanica database or from a general purpose database that supports delimited files.   ......................................

   Steps for importing specimen from XML files

To begin the XML import process for Specimen, be sure your current view is one of the five specimen views.   ......................................

   Steps for importing specimen from delimited files

To begin the delimited file (CSV,TXT) import process for Specimen, be sure your current view is one of the five specimen views.   ......................................

   Importing Category records

Importing category records is handy if you’ve created a collection of categories in one database and you want to copy theminto a new database.   ......................................

   Importing Filters

You may want to import a filter from another computer rather than re-entering it manually.   ......................................

   Importing Taxonomic records

Importing taxonomic records is an advanced feature for those whose want to use a different family / order / class hierarchy system.   ......................................

Last reviewed March 25, 2004   

 

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