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How can I filter on broken links in RRC 3.0.1.4


Erwin Kunz (94686986) | asked Oct 23 '12, 4:11 a.m.
edited Aug 14 '13, 3:13 p.m. by Rosa Naranjo (2.9k11623)

How can I filter on broken links in RRC 3.0.1.4

Our user have created relation between two types of artifacts. In parallel, some clean up has been done, and some artifact deleted.

Now I have several artifacts having a link to nowhere. Displaying the link in the browser view (grid) shows:

https://server/...

Any way to search for those?

Thanks
erwin

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Tamisha Thompson (41) | answered Aug 02 '13, 1:55 p.m.
edited Aug 14 '13, 3:16 p.m. by Rosa Naranjo (2.9k11623)
Hi Erwin, If this is still an issue that you're seeing, please open a PMR with the RRC support team as we have a tool available: FindOrphanedContentLinks - that can be used to clean up the orphaned links when the links between the 2 artifacts were created using the following steps:

  1. Create two artifacts: Artifact A and B
  2. Edit artifact A and select some text and create link to artifact B
  3. Save and Done on artifact A.
  4. Delete artifact B
  5. Open artifact A and hover over the textual link.
 If your links were not created using text, but are traceability links, then we have a different tool that may be helpful: ScanForOrphanedLinks that is designed to locate those traceability links where the target has been deleted.
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