Use the File History to Keep Track of Things

Keeping track of events is a key feature for digital asset management systems. IMatch automatically maintains a history for each of the files you manage in your database. The history records events like “File added to database”, “File updated”, “File Viewed”, “Metadata changed” and many other event types. The History Panel To view the history

The QR Code App

Did you know that you can transfer data from the digital asset management system IMatch to your smart phone quickly using the QR Code App? You can then share it, email it and use it for any other purpose. To use this App, open an App Panel in IMatch via View > Panels > App

Gaining Insight with the Data Map App

A digital image management system should not only allow you to manage and find your files, it should also be able to provide additional insight about your files and the metadata associated with these files. Did you ever wonder which of your folders occupies the most disk space? Which lens and ISO settings you use

IMatch and the Windows Clipboard

The clipboard is a fundamental component in Windows that enables users to exchange data between applications. The digital asset management system IMatch supports the clipboard in many creative ways, making it super easy to exchange data with other application. This know-how article gives you a quick overview of all the clipboard functionality available in IMatch.

Fun With Custom File Window Layouts

The File Window in IMatch offers a wide range of customization options. From simple things like font size or color to custom templates based on IMatch variables, XAML formatting instructions and more. All this is controlled via file window layouts. And you can create custom file window layouts to display exactly the the information you

Using Comments And Icons To Annotate The Timeline

  The digital asset management system IMatch includes a unique timeline feature which automatically arranges all your files along a time axis. Did you know that you can add your own comments and even custom icons to each node in the timeline to make it even more useful? To add a comment or custom icon

Configuring IMatch for High-DPI Screens and Easier Reading

  If you are using IMatch on a high-resolution monitor (High-DPI) or your eyesight is not tack sharp anymore, you can customize IMatch easily to use larger fonts and icons. IMatch automatically adapts to the default font sizes configured for your user profile in Windows. This means IMatch uses the system font sizes for menus

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Configuring Process Control for Slow Media (CD-ROM, DVD, NAS, …)

IMatch by default utilizes all available processors and disks when indexing files. It automatically adapts to your system configuration to balance and to overlap file system operations and in-memory computations for optimal performance. Sometimes, if you plan to add large batches of files from slow media like CD-ROM or DVD, you can achieve a better

Using the Copy Data App with Your Office Application

  Exchanging data with other applications is one of the key features for an digital asset management system like IMatch. If you want to transfer data from IMatch to your Office application, e.g., Microsoft® Excel, you can use the  Text Export Module to output the data to a file on disk. See the IMatch help