You can archive or purge data from Console (for example, purge all sessions before
January 1, 2000) by clicking the Purge button from the Database
Backups page and completing the fields.
Schedule Console to purge the data now or at a later date.
- Run now: Back up the database immediately.
- Run later: Specify a time in the future or
configure a repeating purge operation.
Select time frame of data to purge.
Choose the date by entering a number and selecting day,
week, or month from the
drop-down menu. Make sure the automatically updated date displayed next to the
drop-down menu is the desired day before proceeding.
Choose the type of transfers to include.
Select All closed transfers
or choose from the
- All successful transfers
- All cancelled transfers
- All error transfers
- All inactive transfers
- All zero-byte transfers
Save the data being purged for archiving purposes.
Select Save data being purged?
and enter the desired
path into the Save to
field (for example,
/tmp/data or D:\data\). The purged data will then be stored in the file
in the directory: [absolute path]/console_purge_YYYY-MM-DD_hhmmss/
When finished, click the Purge Now or
Schedule Purge button (depending on whether you
selected Run now or Run later