When there is an operation on the memoQ server that takes a longish time, memoQ will list them on the Background tasks pane of Server administrator.

These operations include file imports, pre-translations, automated actions, and many more.

You can delete finished tasks from the list.

How to get here

1.At the very top of the memoQ window - in the Quick Access toolbar quick-access-default -, click the Server Administrator (cogwheel in a cloud) icon-server-administrator icon. The Server Administrator window opens, with the Connection pane.

Or: On the Project ribbon, click Server Administrator.

2.Under Category, click Background tasks. The Background tasks pane appears.


What can you do?

Refresh the list: When there is a new background task, it will not appear automatically. To update the list, click Refresh.

To delete tasks from the list: Select them, and click Delete selected tasks.

When you finish

To return to memoQ: Click Close.

Or, choose another category to manage:

Connection (choose this to manage a different server)

User management

Group management

Language Terminal

Windows single sign-on

Default server resources

CAL licenses

ELM licenses

Configuration and logging

Web service interface

Corpus indexing

Omniscien Technologies


Performance counters

Broadcast message


Spelling in memoQWeb

Weighted counts

Audit log for TM

Customer portal

CMS connections