Jump to content
  • Announcements

    • AndalayBay

      Orphan Attachments   07/31/2018

      I have been doing some housekeeping lately and I've noticed that I had a lot of orphaned attachments. Attachments get orphaned when the PM or post is deleted without removing the attachment first. Deleting a PM or post does not delete the attachment and the file or image remain on the server. I'd like to ask all members to go through their attachments and delete any attachments you don't need anymore or those that have been orphaned. Where can I get a list of my attachments? Click on your display name in the upper right corner of the forums and pick "My Attachments" from the drop-down list. How can I tell an attachment is orphaned? If the PM has been deleted, you'll see a message like this in your attachment list: Unfortunately there is no message if the post has been deleted, so please check your old posts. We do purge old birthday threads every once in a while. Also some hosted projects have been shut down, so you may have orphaned attachments on one of those locations. Thanks!

31 topics in this forum

    • 1 reply
    • 2,053 views
    • 0 replies
    • 1,048 views
    • 25 replies
    • 3,919 views
    • 56 replies
    • 8,487 views
    • 15 replies
    • 1,138 views
    • 16 replies
    • 1,111 views
    • 13 replies
    • 1,013 views
    • 28 replies
    • 3,489 views
  1. Installation Help

    • 14 replies
    • 2,982 views
  2. Issue with 4.3

    • 4 replies
    • 764 views
    • 6 replies
    • 3,842 views
    • 15 replies
    • 1,586 views
    • 4 replies
    • 1,093 views
    • 1 reply
    • 1,217 views
    • 74 replies
    • 777 views
    • 0 replies
    • 552 views
    • 2 replies
    • 197 views
    • 2 replies
    • 1,133 views
  3. Oblivion XP HUD

    • 3 replies
    • 844 views
    • 66 replies
    • 11,218 views
    • 80 replies
    • 4,699 views
    • 22 replies
    • 2,437 views
    • 32 replies
    • 3,118 views
  4. OBSE not detected

    • 3 replies
    • 500 views
  5. OBSE problems for a noob

    • 3 replies
    • 1,741 views
×