Deleting a Content Data Record/Folder

Delete a content data record or a folder that is managed in ScanSnap Home.

ATTENTION
  • When folders are deleted, all the content data records and folders in the folders are also deleted.

Windows

HINT
  • The following folders cannot be deleted:

    • [PC] folder

    • [ScanSnap Home] folder

  • To delete a local folder or network folder, which is assigned as a folder to be managed in ScanSnap Home, unassign the folder.

    In the menu that appears when you right-click the folder that you want to delete, select [Unassign the folder] to remove the folder from the folder list view.

  1. Display the Main Window of ScanSnap Home.

    For details, refer to To Display the Main Window.

  2. Select a content data record or a folder to be deleted.

    You can select a content data record in the content data record list view, and a folder in the folder list view.

    If you delete multiple content data records, select the content data records while holding down the [Ctrl] key or [Shift] key.

  3. Select [Delete] in the menu that appears when you right-click the content data records or folders that you selected.
  4. Read the confirmation message and click the [Yes] button.

The selected content data record or folder is deleted from the main window.

Mac OS

HINT
  • The following folders cannot be deleted:

    • [Mac] folder

    • [ScanSnap Home] folder

  • To delete a local folder or network folder, which is assigned as a folder to be managed in ScanSnap Home, unassign the folder.

    In the menu that appears when you click the folder that you want to delete while pressing the [control] key on the keyboard, select [Unassign the folder] to remove the folder from the folder list view.

  1. Display the Main Window of ScanSnap Home.

    Click the [ScanSnap Home] icon ScanSnap Home Icon in the application list that appears when you click Launchpad in the Dock.

  2. Select a content data record or a folder to be deleted.

    You can select a content data record in the content data record list view, and a folder in the folder list view.

    If you delete multiple content data records, select the content data records while holding down the [command command] key or [Shift] key.

  3. Delete the selected content data record or folder.
    • To delete a content data record

      1. Click the content data record while pressing the [control] key, and select [Move to Trash] from the menu that appears.

      2. Select the [Trash] folder in the folder list view.

      3. In the content data record list view, select a content data record to be deleted.

      4. Click the content data record while pressing the [control] key, and select [Delete] from the menu that appears.

      5. Read the confirmation message and click the [Delete] button.

    • To delete a folder

      1. Click the content data record while pressing the [control] key, and select [Delete] from the menu that appears.

      2. Read the confirmation message and click the [Delete] button.

The selected content data record or folder is deleted from the main window.