Recover from Temp?

Richmond Mathewson geradamas at yahoo.com
Sun Feb 1 04:08:40 CST 2009


1. Command-F brings up a find application.

2. Use the first drop-down menu to select "Name".

3. Use the second drop-down menu to select "ends with".

4. Enter ".rev~" (without the quotes) into the text field.

5. All the RR temp files littering your hard drives will now be listed.

6. Single-clicking on them should show their path at the bottom of 
   the window.

7. The all show up as visible in my Finder.

8. Dock the ~ from the end of the file and they might open in
   RR. However, experience teaches me that recovery is normally a
   long, miserable procedure involving a text-editor (I like
   TextWrangler).

sincerely, Richmond Mathewson.

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