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MikeDiyer
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Backup folder for templates etc.

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10-24-2013 09:01 AM

I have created design templates, styles, etc. and want to add them to our server and re-direct all users to these locations. However, what happens if the server is unavailable? ex: took workstation home

I understand that the folders won't be accessible, but I think Inventor should re-direct to the default folder, instead it just gives an error. Would the user have to go into application options and change all the file locations??

 

Thanks, Mike

 

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Re: Backup folder for templates etc.

10-24-2013 09:12 AM in reply to: MikeDiyer

You could simply setup an "At Home" project that points to the proper locations..

 

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Re: Backup folder for templates etc.

10-24-2013 08:36 PM in reply to: MikeDiyer

How I've set up to work at office and home, I have 2 appilcation option XML's for home and office for quick switching. Then a local project and all my templates, design  data, and stuff copied to a second SSD drive in my laptop. Content center items are a little tricky and can be a pain in the rear. 

 

When I go home, import Home.xml application options and switch to local project and I'm good to go.

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Re: Backup folder for templates etc.

10-24-2013 08:49 PM in reply to: MikeDiyer

I use a program called ViceVersa Pro to sync my work and home offices and use a USB drive to hold the files.

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