how to speed up search?

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ruebyi
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how to speed up search?

Post by ruebyi » Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:55 pm

Dear users,

I'm in trouble with XNView MP

XNView MP works great for culling and tagging, but in my case not for searching.
I needed some old pics and searched for keywords.
It took "ages" - ok, 20minutes - until XNView showed me my 4 Star rated images.

The Images are on my NAS drive and on my Mac.
I'm using the database and all folders on my NAS containing my pictures are in the "Katalog" tab.

I'm very grateful for any help - I don't want to use another software for searching my NAS...

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Re: how to speed up search?

Post by xnview » Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:23 pm

You search with the Search dialog? Which field do you search?
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Re: how to speed up search?

Post by ruebyi » Tue Jul 09, 2019 2:39 pm

I'm seraching for keywords or Star ratings

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Re: how to speed up search?

Post by xnview » Wed Jul 10, 2019 2:02 pm

please post a screenshot of the dialog?
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Re: how to speed up search?

Post by ruebyi » Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:20 pm

I'm using the shortcuts on the left.
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Re: how to speed up search?

Post by xnview » Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:55 am

when you click on '4stars', it takes 20 mins?? how many images do you have in catalog?
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