Importing DICOM folder

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Importing DICOM folder

 

1. Click the  Local archive  button on the toolbar in the main window or use the  F8  shortcut.

 

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2. Click the  Folder  button on the toolbar in the local archive window or use the  Ctrl + Shift + O  shortcut.

 

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3. Find the folder you want to import the DICOM files from, select it, and then click  Select Folder .

 

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4. Choose how the DICOM files will be imported. You will typically use the  Copy files  option. This ensures the imported files are stored in the database folder.

 

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If you want to store the DICOM files in their original location and simply add links to the database, click  Add links . Use this method if you store the DICOM files in a structured folder tree on your hard disk drive.

 

5. The folder importing process will commence. You can open the study by double-clicking on the item as soon as it appears in the list.

 

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6. The status bar shows the number of imported files, total number of files, imported data size, total data size, importing speed, elapsed time, and estimated time to finish.

 

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You can also import the folders by dragging and dropping them onto the local archive window.

 

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