generative modeling for Rhino
It was really terrible that I lost my whole day work. Really thank anyone who can help me figure out this problem: how to find a grasshopper autosave file?
AS My computer crashed one time, I continued my work on an autosave file, and closed just after pressing ctrl+V. What surprised me was that I could not find this autosave file.
I know it was so foolish......
If anyone who know how to solve this problem, please let me knowed!!!!
I really aprreciate your help!!
my autosaves usually go on the desktop
Yeah...I actually could find it just after crashed, but the poor thing is that I continued my work with this autosave and save. Then it disappear from my destop, and I could not find it anywhere.........
Autosave files are deleted when a document is successfully closed or saved. So only when a crash brings down Grasshopper does the autosave file 'survive'. If you then open the original document and proceed to use it, the autosave file will eventually (probably pretty quickly) be overwritten with an autosaved version of the old file. So you really only have one chance to salvage your work, which I admit is somewhat counter to the whole autosave protection scheme.
There's a number of things I can do to improve this:
Sorry you lost your work despite autosave. We should figure out how to make it less fragile.
would it be possible also to save autosaves for unsaved definitions to some temp folder? This is one way I've lost work in the past.