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From: Rick Van Dusen <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Opening a project in TMG Utility
Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2010 22:51:03 -0700
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Yeah, in this case, probably backing up to a .sqz file and saving that
somewhere (possibly labeled as, "If I'm not needed by Aug 27 2011,
discard me") will be sufficient caution.
Lee Hoffman wrote:
> Rick Van Dusen wrote:
>> Maybe I'm just compulsive, but I nearly never delete a file; I archive
>> files to pairs of CDs before deleting.
>> Except for the odd strictly-temporary file, I can retrieve any file
>> since 1988.
>> As I say, maybe compulsive, but I still would recommend archiving to CD
>> before deleting any file I wasn't completely sure I'm done with forever.
> I agree. But, based on the name of the project, it sounds like
> something that could be re-created out of thin air at any time and
> thus probably not worth saving. In other words, I think it well may
> be an "odd strictly-temporary" project that should have been deleted
> long ago and got "hidden" in plain sight and forgotten. But as I
> noted, a close review is needed to be sure. Still, a backup would not hurt.
> Lee Hoffman/KY
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