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Offline Gaucho

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Trimming Most Played File
« on: October 23, 2018, 11:58:37 AM »
Hi Barry,

Is there a way of automatically trimming the most played/History files to say just 30 days or top 50.

The files get very big and delay the loading of etouch and I have been manually doing it but sometimes make a mistake which corrupts the records.

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Re: Trimming Most Played File
« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2018, 03:29:23 PM »
You should be able to do it with the history edit tool. Trim the history and remove the most played file and it will recreate it on boot up.
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Re: Trimming Most Played File
« Reply #2 on: October 26, 2018, 09:51:26 AM »
O.K. thanks Barry.

Does it not use the most played for creating the venue charts?

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Re: Trimming Most Played File
« Reply #3 on: October 29, 2018, 08:16:14 AM »
O.K. thanks Barry.

Does it not use the most played for creating the venue charts?

Yes but once your charts are created it will not remove them
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Re: Trimming Most Played File
« Reply #4 on: October 29, 2018, 11:24:58 AM »
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Re: Trimming Most Played File
« Reply #5 on: October 29, 2018, 06:36:43 PM »
If you are unsure just back up your history files before you trim them
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Re: Trimming Most Played File
« Reply #6 on: October 30, 2018, 02:41:14 PM »
Just what I was going to do :-)