[duxhelp] Re: Beta 8

  • From: "Peter Sullivan" <peter@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 22 May 2006 16:46:59 -0400

Jack,

You can find the pathname by looking in the Global, Autosave Options dialog.

- Peter 

-----Original Message-----
From: duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
Behalf Of Jack Maartman
Sent: Monday, May 22, 2006 4:44 PM
To: duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [duxhelp] Re: Beta 8

Where is the autosave directory?

Jack

----- Original Message -----
From: "Bob Fleischer" <bobf@xxxxxxxxxx>
To: <duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, May 22, 2006 10:03 AM
Subject: [duxhelp] Re: Beta 8


Actually, for Beta 8, autosave is doing the saving in Windows 98 and ME,
but a problem prevents the recovery wizard from running.  The files are
there, in usable condition although with cryptic names, in the autosave
directory.

Bob Fleischer
+1.978.692.3000 x316
+1.978.857.8255 (mobile, but it doesn't always work in the office)

Duxbury Systems, Inc.
270 Littleton Road, Unit 6
Westford, MA 01886
United States of America



George Bell wrote:
> Hi Jack,
>
> Just imagine.  You've been working furiously on a document, or
> documents, all morning.  You have been so busy, you have forgotten the
> golden Ctrl + s rule to save your work.  Suddenly the mains power
> goes.  Your thunderous issue of expletives blister the paint on the walls.
>
> But thankfully Autosave was turned on by default, so when the power
> comes back on again, and you run DBT, you are told that there are one
> or more autosaved files.  You ask DBT to open them, and hey presto,
> there is your work, and moreover, it is at the stage it was no more
> than five minutes before the power went off.
>
> See Global: Autosave Options for the settings, which are fairly self
> explanatory.
>
> However at this time, it doesn't work with Windows 98 or Windows ME,
> but the Beta log does say this will be fixed before release.
>
> George.
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> *From:* duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] *On Behalf Of *Jack Maartman
> *Sent:* 19 May 2006 19:06
> *To:* duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> *Subject:* [duxhelp] Re: Beta 8
>
> Back on board finally. Haven't installed this. What's autosave,
> anyway. Aplauding duxbury in advance.
>
> Jack
>
>
>     ----- Original Message -----
>     *From:* George Bell <mailto:george@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>     *To:* duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>     *Sent:* Friday, May 19, 2006 6:17 AM
>     *Subject:* [duxhelp] Beta 8
>
>     Come on guys!  Where's the round of applause for Duxbury for
>     including an Autosave?
>
>     I'm sure they'll be happy to pull it, if none of you want it!  (Smile)
>
>     George
>

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