Companion File Deletion

Ask for help and post your question on how to use XnView MP.

Moderators: XnTriq, xnview

Post Reply
bignose58
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Feb 21, 2019 1:45 am

Companion File Deletion

Post by bignose58 » Thu Feb 21, 2019 1:55 am

Although there is an available tick box under Settings/File list => Companion files linked for delete action, which in my case is unticked. Why when I delete a companion file (ORF) does the companion jpeg get deleted too ? surely the tick box is there to link the two files both ways (jpeg delete + companion ORF or ORF Delete + companion jpeg). I read the tick box to mean if unticked, I can delete either file without it deleting the other. Although I am now using ver 093, it was the same for 092.

Is this a small bug or am I misunderstanding the meaning of the tick box ?

User avatar
xnview
Author of XnView
Posts: 31607
Joined: Mon Oct 13, 2003 7:31 am
Location: France
Contact:

Re: Companion File Deletion

Post by xnview » Fri Feb 22, 2019 4:32 pm

what do you have in settings>File list>companion files?
Pierre.

Post Reply