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What are Temporary Files?

Temporary files are not registered to your project. They're often created as part of a bulk process or by the Aconex system.

Temporary Files are usually created by:

  • Document administrators, as part of a bulk process they are in the middle of completing
  • the Aconex system. Reports, system logs and other files that don't need to be registered into your project will be created in the Temporary Files section.

Temporary Files:

  • are not registered to your project
  • do not have a document number
  • can be deleted.

How do I get access to my project's Temporary Files?

To view the Temporary Files for a project:

  1. Click Documents
  2. Select Document Register
  3. Click the Temporary Files tab.
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  1. You can search, move or delete documents from the Temporary Files section of the Document Register.
Temporary Files overview

Supersede candidates are a type of temporary file

Find out more about supersede candidates and how they're used.

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