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Re: Re: v6: still no multiple undo?
On Jun 8, 2007, at 4:33 AM , Helen Read wrote: > Selwyn Hollis wrote: >> Ah, that's at the top of my gripes list too. I'm pretty sure that >> Undo is even less functional in 6 than in 5.2. > > Undo seems kind of buggy in 6. I've lost things that just didn't go > back > to the way they were when I tried to Undo (after e.g. accidentally > pasting when I meant to copy). > >> Another shortcoming is the lack of AutoSave or AutoBackup capability. >> It's too easy to lose track of time, crash, and then discover that >> you haven't saved anything in 2 hours. (Or maybe its just dementia on >> my part.) > > I'm fairly obsessive about saving frequently, but I cannot for the > life > of me get my students to do it. A few times a semester, someone will > crash Mathematica at the very end of a class period when they are > taking > a quiz or exam, without having saved a thing. Built-in AutoSave > would be > nice to have. Would the NotebookAutoSave option work for you? http://reference.wolfram.com/mathematica/ref/NotebookAutoSave.html It saves the notebook after each evaluation, provided the notebook has been saved once already. (NotebookAutoSave has been around for several versions.) Brett Champion Wolfram Research