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#1 Kathy

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 10:30 AM

I was replying to a post and for some reason I accidently saved it and now I don't know where to look to retrieve it!   :(

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 10:41 AM

I'm not seeing any options to save the post.   Is there any way you can redo what you did and take a screen shot of it before you hit save and   email it to Jim at Ghoststudy (the contact us email)  so we can take a look at what happened?
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Posted 18 January 2017 - 11:11 AM

Not sure how you saved it. But you might try pasting to see if it's on your notepad
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Posted 18 January 2017 - 12:57 PM

View PostVlawdeGStudy, on 18 January 2017 - 11:11 AM, said:

Not sure how you saved it. But you might try pasting to see if it's on your notepad

I don't know what happened but two times a small window came up on two separate occasions that was the same color as the forum background and said that it was saving the text and the  "post"  button disappeared so I couldn't post so I left the page and I assumed it was saved but wasn't.

I'm now thinking that I just might have to get my eyes checked!   ""lol".  :(

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 01:00 PM

That's very odd. I've never had that happen befor. I suggest doing a virus scan.
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Posted 18 January 2017 - 02:23 PM

Hello Kathy,

I think you were in "HTML" mode ... I see that all the time when the IPB "rich text editor" is off. It doesn't really seem to do anything though. There's just a little square sign that says saving text and it goes away.

I've never had it do anything though. If you look through the page code there is something like IPBS autosave but I haven't seen a way to get anything back ... sorry. :(
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Posted 18 January 2017 - 04:27 PM

It maybe in you "Documents" folder saved as a web page, example  "ghoststudy.HTML".  The icon in documents may look like a white square with a blue  letter "E" on it, like the one in the picture.

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 10:22 PM

View Postsiguie, on 18 January 2017 - 02:23 PM, said:

Hello Kathy,

I think you were in "HTML" mode ... I see that all the time when the IPB "rich text editor" is off. It doesn't really seem to do anything though. There's just a little square sign that says saving text and it goes away.

I've never had it do anything though. If you look through the page code there is something like IPBS autosave but I haven't seen a way to get anything back ... sorry. :(

Yup that's what happened!   Thank you!    :)




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