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Cannot get "Similar Pictures" method to work in archives

Posted: 13 Feb 2019, 17:09
by vennfam
I have just found & installed AllDup 4.2 under the latest version of Win 10. Excellent, but I cannot get the one feature I really want to work. That is searching RAR & ZIP archives for similar pictures. Everything else works fine. I can use Similar Pictures mode on ordinary (non-archive) folders & I can use all other comparison criteria (name, size, date) etc on archives. But similar pictures on archives - no: AllDup returns almost instantly & says no duplicates found when I am using test RARs that certainly do contain duplicates. Any ideas, please?

Re: Cannot get "Similar Pictures" method to work in archives

Posted: 13 Feb 2019, 17:41
by Administrator
Please download the latest beta version of AllDup to search for similar pictures inside archive files:

AllDup Beta Download

Re: Cannot get "Similar Pictures" method to work in archives

Posted: 22 Feb 2019, 22:09
by vennfam
Many thanks - latest beta version 4.23 does indeed scan archives for similar pictures. I find I need to set Match to 0.95 (using aHash) to avoid too many false positives, but the results are magnificent!

Re: Cannot get "Similar Pictures" method to work in archives

Posted: 23 Feb 2019, 06:57
by Administrator
vennfam wrote:
22 Feb 2019, 22:09
latest beta version 4.23...
Thanks for the feedback!

btw: the latest beta version is 4.2.34