Object Lock

Locking and Unlocking an Object

  • When attempting to modify the properties or datastreams of any object in the repository, you will be prompted to "acquire the lock" for the object

  • After clicking "acquire the lock" you will need to confirm the lock on the next page.


  • Once you click "Confirm," a message on the object page will appear confirming you have locked the object.

  • The lock on the object will automatically expire after 30 minutes. You can also manually remove the lock by clicking "Release." You will need click "Confirm" to unlock the object.


  • Once you click "Confirm" a message will appear on the object's page confirming the object lock has been removed.