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From RGB ES <>
Subject Re: OpenOffice file loss on crashes
Date Fri, 14 Sep 2012 09:52:17 GMT
2012/9/14 FR web forum <>

> Hello,
> >I strongly suggest that an important alteration to all future releases of
> >should be a file save protocol whereby at least a version of the file
> being
> >edited is saved as a backup file.
> See this issue:
> Another way will be to modify by default Options > Load/Save > General.
> Always create backup copy should be checked and Save AutoRecovery take
> too much time. It shouldn't be 15 min, but 2-3 minutes.

+1. But with a difference: those backup files are saved on the user profile
folder. That user profile is hidden on all OSs and for most users a hidden
folder means they will not be able to find the backup file without


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