Add metadata recovery to recover file geodatabase tool

Idea created by Hornbydd on Jun 22, 2017
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    • Hornbydd
    • ekpalmer_irm

    In ArcGIS 10.5 there is a tool for attempting to recover a corrupted file geodatabase. I have just had to use this and was able to recover the data but not the relationships that I had built. It does state in the help that Complex data and relationships will not be recovered.

     

    But I noticed that it failed to recover any metadata. The information that I had lovingly put together was lost. Unless ESRI think metadata is "complex data" it would be a good improvement to this tool to recover the metadata as well as datasets.