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Update Reviewer results to the current version

Available with Data Reviewer license.

If you have Reviewer results you created in earlier versions of Data Reviewer that you want to use with a later release of the software, the Reviewer workspace may need to be upgraded to the latest version depending on the original version.

Note:

Upgrading a Reviewer workspace created in an enterprise geodatabase requires credentials with administrative privileges. For more information, see Geodatabase management.

File or nonversioned enterprise geodatabase

Follow the steps below to upgrade a Reviewer workspace created in a file or nonversioned enterprise geodatabase:

  1. Back up the geodatabase so you have a copy of your data before proceeding.
  2. Start ArcGIS Pro and open the Catalog pane if necessary.
    Tip:

    To open the Catalog pane, click the View tab and click Catalog Catalog Pane.

  3. Connect to a folder that contains the file geodatabase you want to use to store Reviewer results.
  4. Click the Analysis tab and click Tools Tools.

    The Geoprocessing pane appears.

  5. In the Find Tools search box, type Enable Data Reviewer.
  6. Click the Enable Data Reviewer geoprocessing tool in the Search Results list.

    The Enable Data Reviewer geoprocessing tool appears in the Geoprocessing pane.

    Note:

    The Enable Data Reviewer geoprocessing tool can be used to create or upgrade the contents of an existing Reviewer workspace (data and schema) to the current software version.

  7. For the Workspace parameter, browse to the geodatabase or enterprise database connection file for the geodatabase that you want to upgrade.
  8. Leave the Coordinate System and Configuration Keyword parameters empty as they are ignored when upgrading an existing Reviewer workspace.
  9. Click Run.

    When the workspace has been successfully upgraded, a message appears at the bottom of the Geoprocessing pane.

Versioned enterprise geodatabase

Follow the steps below to upgrade a versioned Reviewer workspace created in an enterprise geodatabase:

  1. Back up the geodatabase so you have a copy of your data before proceeding.
  2. Start ArcGIS Pro and open the Catalog pane if necessary.
    Tip:

    To open the Catalog pane, click the View tab and click Catalog Catalog Pane.

  3. Create a new enterprise database connection with administrative privileges to your Reviewer enterprise workspace. For more information, see Connect to a database.
  4. Use the Reconcile Versions geoprocessing tool to reconcile all versions to your default version.
    1. For the Reconcile Mode parameter, choose Reconcile all versions.
    2. For the Target Version parameter, choose your default version.
    3. Check the Acquire Locks check box to ensure that the target version is not modified during the reconcile and post operation.
    4. Check the Post Versions after Reconcile check box to post to the target version after the reconcile.
  5. Use the Compress geoprocessing tool to remove states not referenced by a version and any redundant rows.
  6. Use the Enable Data Reviewer geoprocessing tool to upgrade the workspace to the current software version.
    1. For the Workspace parameter, browse to the geodatabase or enterprise database connection file for the geodatabase you want to upgrade.
    2. Leave the Coordinate System and Configuration Keyword parameters empty as they are ignored when upgrading an existing Reviewer workspace.
    Note:

    The Enable Data Reviewer geoprocessing tool can be used to create or upgrade the contents of an existing Reviewer workspace (data and schema) to the current software version.

  7. Click Run.

    When the workspace has been successfully upgraded, a message appears at the bottom of the Geoprocessing pane.