Migrating the Database

Catalogs or sessions produced by earlier versions of Capture One must be updated to use the latest database model.

Upgrade earlier catalog or session

  1. Choose from one of the following to open an earlier version of a document:    
    • From the main menu, choose File>Open…, and navigate to the relevant document (i.e., with the .coccatlog or .cosession extension) and double click on the file.
    • From the main menu, choose File>Open Recent… and select the relevant session or document from the list. Note this menu shows only recently opened documents, and may have been cleared.
    • From the Finder (Mac), or using Windows Explorer (PC), navigate to the relevant document (i.e., with the .cocatlog or .cosession extension) and double click on the file
  2. Opening the document will display a warning dialog to Upgrade, or Cancel. Note, only the database is upgraded, the variants are NOT altered and the previous settings and adjustments are preserved from the earlier version of Capture One.
  3. Click on Upgrade.

Catalogs or sessions produced by earlier versions of Capture One must be updated to use the latest database model.