Bug 155522 - Autosave should be TURNED ON by default
Summary: Autosave should be TURNED ON by default
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 152463
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Windows (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Reported: 2023-05-27 11:07 UTC by paulfriedhelmguenther
Modified: 2023-05-27 14:21 UTC (History)
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Description paulfriedhelmguenther 2023-05-27 11:07:32 UTC
This made me leave LibreOffice.
AutoSave is deactivated by default. Even after activating it it will be disabled after installing an update. Made me loose hours of work several times. A no go.

Good by libre office

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install
2. auto save activate
3. install update
4. check autosave option

Actual Results:
data loss

Expected Results:
not to do the hour long work of document writing again

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: No

Additional Info:
Comment 1 BogdanB 2023-05-27 14:21:23 UTC
In LibreOffice 7.6 version, Backup and AutoRecovery will be enabled by default.

This version will be released Week 33, Aug 14, 2023 - Aug 20, 2023. Until then, these options can be enabled by the user: Tools - Options - Load/Save - General.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 152463 ***