Re: [nbos] A couple of questions
Terry FitzSimons
Sun Feb 4th, 2007
I hate to say this, but I don't think AS2 has a autosave capability
built-in. Perhaps someone has a script? Perhaps a future feature?

Terry

On Wed, 31 Jan 2007 11:28:10 -0000, "Mike Oliver"
<mike-oliver-at-blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:

>Yes, with hindsight, I can see the wisdom of your words. Like so many
>aspects of my life, now I know the score, I shall certainly be more
>careful.
>
>Can you tell me to where Autosave saves its files, please? I could
>perhaps go back there and look. Although I have now re-done much of what
>was lost.
>
>Cheers,
>
>Mike
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: nbossoftware-bounces-at-nbos.com
>[mailto:nbossoftware-bounces-at-nbos.com] On Behalf Of Terry FitzSimons
>Sent: 31 January 2007 00:00
>To: nbossoftware-at-nbos.com
>Subject: Re: [nbos] A couple of questions
>
>Mike the best system that I found is to never ever mess with the
>original
>file that starts the day.
>
>As an example, the file "LocalStarData.sector", save as
>"LocalStarData.sectorA001", work on for a while and save as
>"LocalStarData.sectorA002", work on for a while and save as
>"LocalStarData.sectorA003", realize I messed up and reload the
>"LocalStarData.sectorA003" (the manual doesn't say it does so, but its
>always better to assume the auto save is on, then to find a feature
>that's
>not documented, or available to be turned off.) So take the chance and
>see
>if the save included the mistake that you made, if its there, roll back
>to
>the next and see. If not there, save as "LocalStarData.sectorA003" and
>start restoring the data that you had already created.
>
>In a few days, you are far enough away to get rid of (transfer to disk,
>ect) LocalStarData.sectorA001-015 (whatever the D1 (Day One) files are)
>or
>whatever you feel safe with.
>
>Terry

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