Table of Contents 3. Catalog your data
Catalog many volumes (Batch Catalog)
If you have a whole stack of hard disks, CDs, DVDs, or other
volumes you need to Catalog in NeoFinder, the Catalog Many Volumes
command in the File menu will help you a lot to accomplish
It will open this
All you have to do now, is to insert or connect the first disk you
wish to catalog.
Once NeoFinder detects a new
volume appearing on the Desktop, it will automatically start to
create a catalog of this volume. That even works if
volumes appear at the same
time, e.g., if you have several DVD drives, or connect several
external disks at once!
Afterwards, NeoFinder will eject the disk, thus giving you the
chance to insert the next one.
This even works for so-called multisession disks, which contain
more than one volume on a medium.
If there is still a disk contained in your disk drive, or any other
ejectable volume is present, they will appear in the "Eject:" menu
in the bottom section of the window. Then you can eject or unmount
them at this time.
That menu also includes a list of all disk burners with a tray to
be opened on your Mac, because NeoFinder can open these of these
for you, as well.
For all new catalogs to be created, you can also specify the
comment, location, and label values.
If you use folders to organize your catalogs, they will appear in
the Put in
folder: menu. If you select
one of these, NeoFinder will put all new catalogs into that folder
best thing here is: You can
continue to work with NeoFinder even while the Batch Create window
is displayed, and NeoFinder is cataloging for you!
That allows you to rename or organize your new catalogs just after
they are created, without interrupting the flow of your