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    GDC: When try to delete records using Voyager Global Data Change the records are suppressed instead. Why?

    • Product: Voyager
    • Relevant for Installation Type: Multi-Tenant Direct, Dedicated-Direct, Local, TotalCare

     

    Question

    When I try to use GDC to delet records they are suppressed instead.  Why?

    Answer

    GDC is functioning as designed.  

    If there are related records such as circulation activity, purchase orders, fines/fees, etc., GDC does not delete the record and logs an error. Any blocks that prevent record deletion are logged.  As per the Release Notes for Voyager 9.0: "Records that can not be deleted will be automatically suppressed from OPAC display."

    When using the PREVIEW function in GDC, you will clearly see this:

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    • Article last edited: 30-Sept-2021
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