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 Deleting Data Extracts

Deleting the data extracts created by the Data Extraction utility deletes the retained data.

Prerequisites

You must have the appropriate authorization to delete data extracts.

Procedure

  1. From the main DART menu, choose Start of the navigation path Utilities Next navigation step Delete data extract End of the navigation path .

  2. Select the name of the data extract to delete from the list, and choose Enter .

  3. Confirm the deletion at the message box.

  4. Enter the directory set

  5. Choose Enter

Result

Since the name of the data extract (the name you specify in the deletion screen) may represent one or more physical files, the system displays the names and paths of all the physical files that were deleted.

Also, in the extract log , a deleted extract appears in a different shade on the report. The date and time it was deleted, as well as the name of the user who deleted the extract is listed in the report. You can also delete from the extract log.