contents of your recipe databases is an important task. You may
often want to copy a recipe from one database to another.
the Recipes File Manager to Copy Between Databases.
File Manager window can be opened from the main Matrix window by
the Recipes Database File Manager ...
item in the Matrix menu.
The Recipes File Manager window
The file Manager
window opens initially with no recipes listed.
Copy From ... button is used to load the databases containing
the material that you wish to copy to another database. I have loaded
the Otago Poly Glazes.rdb database in which I have highlighted
the Kelvins Teadust recipe.
I want to copy
Kelvins Teadust into a new database called New.rdb
so I have clicked on the
Copy To ... button and loaded
The final step
is to click the Add button and
the name Kelvins Teadust will appear in the right hand panel.
a Recipe with Another using the File Manager
You may have
an occasion where you have made a change to a particular recipe
which occurs in more than one database.
You can use
the Recipes File Manager window to replace a recipe in one database
with one from another.
The File Manager window
is set up for replacing a recipe in a database
Here the File manager is set up to replace Kelvins Teadust
in the New.rdb with the changed version of the recipe from
the Otago Poly Glazes database.
a recipe in the destination database you must click on the
name of the recipe you are replacing.
have highlighted the recipe names clcik the Replace
button to complete the task.
made to database files in the Recipes File Manager are automatically
saved so when you have finished click the Exit
File Manager button.
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