Inkscape - Activate the Auto-Save feature

To enable this feature
  • Click on the File menu > Inkscape Preferences > Save
  • First, check "Enable autosave"
  • Then it only remains to configure the time interval after which Inkscape automatically save your work in progress:
    • Interval (in minutes)
  • You can also select a custom folder for your autosave (Path field) and the max number of autosaves.
  • Close the Preferences window.


Published by aakai1056. Latest update on June 28, 2012 at 08:42 AM by jak58.
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