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Can't re-link? Seriously? [SOLVED]

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Re: Can't re-link? Seriously?

Posted: 3 Jun 2012 10:10AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 3 Jun 2012 11:02AM GMT
Yes, yes. I'm not disputing that, David. I was just pointing out that you'd missed the AppData business earlier.

I've written a VB script that backs up the .ftm file along with the contents of the FamilyTreeMaker in AppData. This is now my replacement for creating .ftmb files within FTM. I never include media in that anyway, and my process for backing up the media folder is different. I have written a different VB script that looks for anything that has changed in that folder and then copies those changes over to my backup drive. It's a waste of space otherwise to make wholesale copies of the media folder each time I want to back up the .ftm. If something gets messed up in my tree or my sync breaks again, I will be using the .ftm+appdata to restore. I don't really need to bother myself with the media folder.

I'm happy to share my scripts with anyone that would like to use them.
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jimjwilliamso... 2 Jun 2012 9:52PM GMT 
Marco Scavo 2 Jun 2012 10:06PM GMT 
DavidAbernath... 3 Jun 2012 3:43PM GMT 
Marco Scavo 3 Jun 2012 4:10PM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 7 Jul 2012 12:09AM GMT 
Marco Scavo 7 Jul 2012 6:20PM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 7 Jul 2012 7:14PM GMT 
Marco Scavo 7 Jul 2012 11:39PM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 8 Jul 2012 2:35PM GMT 
Marco Scavo 23 Jul 2012 12:27AM GMT 
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