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14.2. Add Data to Disk Creator

14.2.1 Automatically Add Data to a Disk Image

Since version 1.14.0 it is possible to automatically add data to a disk image.

To set up automatic adding of studies select the main menu Options->Settings...-> Modules->DICOM CD/DVD Creator and click the Settings button. In the window that opens check the Add selected studies at opening DICOM CD/DVD Creator box. By default the box is checked. Click OK to apply the settings or Cancel to cancel.

To add studies to the disk image automatically:

  1. Load studies to the Viewer.
  2. Select the required study (several studies, holding down the Shift or Ctrl keys. For more information see Section 1.9).
  3. Click the left side of the DICOM CD/DVD Creator PIC button on the toolbar. If the creator is closed, it opens and selected studies are added to the image.

If the Work Folder is not set. Choose Work Folder and try again error occurs then set the Work Folder for the creator (see Section 14.1) or it will be automatically created in the temporary folder of the operating system the next time you start the Disk Creator.

14.2.2 Manually Add Data to a Disk Image

To add studies or series to the disk image manually:

  1. Load studies to the Viewer.
  2. Select the required study (or several studies holding down the Shift or Ctrl key. For more information on how to select several studies see Section 1.9).
  3. To add the entire study to the disk image click the Add the selected studies to the DICOM CD/DVD disk creator PIC button on the Studies Import/Export Panels.
  4. To add a series select them on the series panel and click on the left part of the Add the selected series to the DICOM CD/DVD disk creator PIC button on the Series Import/Export Panels. The information will be added to the creator. To select several series hold down the Shift or Ctrl keys. For more information see Section 1.9).

If the Work Folder is not set. Choose Work Folder and try again error occurs then set the Work Folder for the creator (see Section 14.1) or it will be automatically created in the temporary folder of the operating system the next time you start the Disk Creator.

14.2.3 Adding the Viewer to the Disk Image

To be able to view recorded on the disk images without having to install special software, add to the disk image the Compact Disk Viewer Edition, which requires no installation and runs directly from the disk on Windows and Mac OS.

To add the Compact Disk Viewer Edition to the disk image click the Include DiskViewer to the DICOM CD/DVD image PIC button. When cleaning the disk image the Compact Disk Viewer Edition is stored in the disk image.

To remove the Compact Disk Viewer Edition from the disk image click the PIC button. In the dialog box that opens click Yes to confirm the deletion, or click No to cancel.