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{{Foobar Component Infobox
 
{{Foobar Component Infobox
 
| name                = Autosave & Autobackup
 
| name                = Autosave & Autobackup
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| screenshot          = [[File:foo_jesus preferences.png|240px]]
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| caption              = Autosave & Autobackup advanced preferences.
 
| module_name          = foo_jesus
 
| module_name          = foo_jesus
 
| developer            = Yirkha
 
| developer            = Yirkha
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| foobar2000_ui_module = N/A
 
| foobar2000_ui_module = N/A
 
| use                  = Configuration backup
 
| use                  = Configuration backup
| discussion_thread    = [https://hydrogenaud.io/index.php/topic,68528.0.html Hydrogenaudio Forums]
 
 
}}
 
}}
== Description ==
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Allows periodic automatic saving of configuration and other data in [[foobar2000]], and keeping backup copies of such data.
Allows periodic automatic saving of configuration and other data in [[foobar2000]] and keeping backup copies of such data.
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== Preferences ==
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==Usage==
[[Image:foo_jesus preferences.png|256px]]
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Once installed, backups of your configuration will be saved in zip files to a folder called "autobackup" in your configuration folder:  
  
== Links ==
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<pre style="display: table;">%APPDATA%\foobar2000\autobackup</pre>
* {{ha|https://hydrogenaud.io/index.php/topic,68528.0.html}}
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To restore a backup, open the relevant zip file and copy all the folders and files contained within to your configuration folder:
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<pre style="display: table;">%APPDATA%\foobar2000</pre>
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{{panel|The {{code|%APPDATA%}} path assumes that foobar2000 has been installed for all users. For portable installations, the {{code|autobackup}} folder will be stored in the same folder as {{code|foobar2000.exe}}.|color=yellow}}
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==Preferences==
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; Files and directories to backup
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: Default: {{code|configuration;playlists;index-data;theme.fth;PlaybackStatistics.dat}}
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: To ensure that playlists created by current versions of foobar2000 are backed up properly, {{code|playlists}} should be changed to {{code|playlists*}}.
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; Directory where to store the backup .zip files
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: Default: {{code|autobackup}}
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==External links==
 
* {{foobar2000|http://www.foobar2000.org/components/view/foo_jesus|Autosave & Autobackup}}
 
* {{foobar2000|http://www.foobar2000.org/components/view/foo_jesus|Autosave & Autobackup}}
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* {{ha|https://hydrogenaud.io/index.php/topic,68528.0.html}}
  
 
{{DISPLAYTITLE:foobar2000:Components/Autosave & Autobackup (foo_jesus)}}
 
{{DISPLAYTITLE:foobar2000:Components/Autosave & Autobackup (foo_jesus)}}

Revision as of 17:54, 11 August 2019

Autosave & Autobackup
Foo jesus preferences.png
Autosave & Autobackup advanced preferences.
Developer(s) Yirkha
Repository {{{repository}}}
Release information
Initial release January 8, 2009; 13 years ago
Stable release 10 (September 23, 2010)
Preview release N/A
foobar2000 compatibility
Minimum version 1.1
Maximum version {{{foobar2000_maximum}}}
UI module(s) N/A
Additional information
Use Configuration backup
License {{{license}}}
Discussion thread N/A

Allows periodic automatic saving of configuration and other data in foobar2000, and keeping backup copies of such data.

Usage

Once installed, backups of your configuration will be saved in zip files to a folder called "autobackup" in your configuration folder:

%APPDATA%\foobar2000\autobackup

To restore a backup, open the relevant zip file and copy all the folders and files contained within to your configuration folder:

%APPDATA%\foobar2000

Preferences

Files and directories to backup
Default: configuration;playlists;index-data;theme.fth;PlaybackStatistics.dat
To ensure that playlists created by current versions of foobar2000 are backed up properly, playlists should be changed to playlists*.
Directory where to store the backup .zip files
Default: autobackup

External links