How To Remove Orphaned Attachments from the Database and the Vault

(Doc ID 1290410.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Agile PLM Framework - Version 9.2.0.0 to 9.2.2.7 [Release 9.2.0.0]
Oracle Agile PLM Framework - Version 9.3.0.0 to 9.3.3.0 [Release 9.3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Goal

When an attachment is deleted from a business object's Attachments tab, the File Folder object remains in the system. This allows it to be referenced later if necessary. If the File Folder does not need to be referenced any more, it does not serve any purpose and can be deleted.

This note describes how to effectively remove the orphaned File Folder that will no longer be referenced.

Solution

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