This help applies to Versions 1.X above.
Follow the instructions on this page if you are
creating the database for the first time after
installing the software otherwise follow the
Click on Start-Programs-ObitEditor to begin
creating a database. The ObitEditor will be unable
to find a database when it is opened for the very
- A dialog box will display asking, "Do you
want to create a new database?"
- Click on "YES".
- The "Create New Database" dialog will open.
Navigate to the "My Documents" folder and
double-click on the "MY_OBITS" folder that
was created during installation.
Create a new folder and name it
Open the "NameOfYourChoosing" folder by
double-clicking on it.
Make sure you are in the
Type in "NameOfYourChoosing.db" and click on
The program will open and is now ready to edit or
You may copy your pictures to the "IMAGES"
Folder now or drag and drop them on the thumbnail
images in the ObitEditor.
If you delete the IMAGES folder outside of the
program using Windows Explorer follow these steps
to create it again.
- Press "Get" button below any of the photo
boxes or double-click on the images.
- If the "IMAGES" folder is deleted you will
receive a "PATH NOT FOUND" message. Click on "OK"
- The "Select Image" dialog box will display.
- Click on "CREATE IMAGES FOLDER". Copy the
pictures you will be using to this folder.
- Click on "EXPLORER" to view the folder where
the pictures need to be. You can drag and drop
pictures to this folder.
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