How do I load a backup file e.g. *.FCStd4

Post here for help on using FreeCAD's graphical user interface (GUI).
Forum rules
and Helpful information
IMPORTANT: Please click here and read this first, before asking for help

Also, be nice to others! Read the FreeCAD code of conduct!
Posts: 9475
Joined: Mon Dec 12, 2011 4:45 pm

Re: How do I load a backup file e.g. *.FCStd4

Postby triplus » Sat Aug 03, 2013 7:25 pm

If the system would just accept the backup file extension then everyone would be happy.
Honestly i wouldn't turn backup feature to on because it creates to much clutter in my working directory. I was thinking about opening a thread for discussion about something like backup directory for a while because of that...

About opening .fcstd extension with attached number... probably this would be mime type related task and maybe not that straightforward task?
Posts: 98
Joined: Sun Jun 30, 2013 2:15 pm
Location: Southeast Texas, USA

Re: How do I load a backup file e.g. *.FCStd4

Postby oldestfox » Sat Aug 03, 2013 7:33 pm

You're asking the wrong person now. I don't know anything about those things. I've seen the word *mime* used before, but I sure don't know what it means. Sorry.