Re: [NTB] Incremental backups problem
- Don - HtmlFixIt.com wrote:
>I have the problem sometimes when a file unsaved gets accidentally
> > Totally flustered with this. Would like to locate and recover
> > yesterday's work, if I can.
> > Thanks,
> > kwc
> Why don't you use the computers search function to look for files made
> in that time period with the proper name.
shut down, and I would like to know where Notetab keeps its files that
are unsaved, in windows Vista. I have been able to reconstruct files in
teh past, but it would be easier to know where temp files are stored.
Jeffery G. Scism, IBSSG
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- Along the same lines it's been my experience with V5 that backups do
not happen during a search disk replace operation either. Unless the
"Make Backups" option is also ticked in the files section of options.
So either some of us are missing something here about automatic
backups, or a whoozit is out of place in the whatzit somewhere.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "ken winston caine" <naturedoc@...> wrote:
> Yesterday I changed my setting in Notetab Pro from Make backups/bak
> extension to Make backups/incremental.
> I worked about 10 hours mainly in three different files, saving
> Later, I shut down Notetab. When I re-opened it, it had saved none of
> the changes in any of the files I had worked on yesterday and I can
> find no backups of any kind made yesterday.
> It's as though yesterday never happened.
> Did I miss something when I re-set backups from .bak to incremental?
> When I was using .bak, Notetab always made the backup file in the
> same folder as the original file. That, I assume, is the "match
> directory" option.
> I find it made no backups in the same folders as the original files I
> was working on yesterday. And I find none in my drive's "My
> Documents" folder either.
> If (and I'm not at all sure that this was the case) I had failed to
> check either "match" or "default" under directories while setting the
> backups options:
> 1. Where would Notetab have stored backups? or;
> 2. Would Notetab fail to make backups and/or really save files when I
> hit Control S?
> Totally flustered with this. Would like to locate and recover
> yesterday's work, if I can.
- Jeff Scism <Scismgenie@...> said on Nov 19, 2007 10:18
-0500 (in part):
> I have the problem sometimes when a file unsaved gets accidentallyJeff - I'm not sure if this is exactly what you are talking about?
> shut down, and I would like to know where Notetab keeps its files that
> are unsaved, in windows Vista. I have been able to reconstruct files in
> teh past, but it would be easier to know where temp files are stored.
If I create a file in Notetab (so it gets named as say- NoName.txt but
hasn't yet been saved) and select option [View in browser] the address
that shows in the browser will be something like:
* file:///C:/Documents%20and%20Settings/Alec/efo~1.html or
if I save the file as (say)
* C:\Temp\NoName03.txt and then make some changes to it and again
view in browser the address bar reads:
so moral is ... look for files with name efo~ followed by a number in
the folder they were last saved in or the "default" save target whatever
that is, if it has never been saved. AFAICT, though this "backup" only
gets made whenever Notetab needs to use interim results elsewhere NOT
forinstance on every keystroke you make while editing the file within
Regards ... Alec -- buralex-gmail
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