Auton save /recover in XXL

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Auton save /recover in XXL

Postby astronut80920 » Sat Sep 05, 2015 4:48 am

I just had the unhappy experience of spending I hour on a photo using Smart Filters only to have Elements crash. This is the second time it has happened to me. Then it occurred to me that XXL has an auto save/recover feature that I forgot about (DUH). But try as I might, I can't find out where to activate it (it's late at night here and my eyes and myself are tired and I am tired of looking). Could you do me a favor and steer me in the right direction so tomorrow I can set it up so this never happens again. BTW, is there another way to recover a file after a PSE crash like a temp file somewhere on my computer. Sure would be nice to get all those really neat edits back even though I am sure I can repeat them with a lot of work.

System specks: New HP laptop, Windows 10, PSE 12

Thanks,
Jim Lawrence

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Re: Auton save /recover in XXL

Postby astronut80920 » Sun Sep 06, 2015 7:12 pm

Never I figured it out.

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Re: Auton save /recover in XXL

Postby HaraldHeim » Tue Sep 08, 2015 9:28 am

You can activate the Auto Recovery feature of ElementsXXL under Edit > Preferences > ElementsXXL > General.

Sorry to hear about the smart filter crashes. Did they occur with a certain filter plugin? If you have any useful information about it, let me know.


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