PROJECT LOST

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kewms
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Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:48 pm Post

Beemergirl wrote:
Miracle of miracles scshrugged...EasyFind helped me to find it! Even though it found it in the /Scrivener/Backups directory when I looked there from within Scrivener the folder was empty. inexplicable...thanks everybody...i need a drink...it's 5 o'clock somewhere


For future reference, it is completely explicable that the backup files were not visible from within Scrivener: they are ZIP files, and Scrivener can only open .scriv files. To open a backup, you need to uncompress it in Finder, then open it.

Happy to hear you've recovered your work.

Katherine
Scrivener Support Team