Losing Saved Sessions

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Losing Saved Sessions

I version winscp405 on my pc. I recently downloaded Google Chrome and now all my saved sessions are gone (approximately 30) I do not know if these events are related or if there is a way to retrieve my saved sessions. Any thoughts?

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Re: Losing Saved Sessions

Were you using INI file or Registry for configuration?
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This just happened to me too. Everything was working fine this morning, and I've been using Google Chrome for a while now, so I know it isn't that (although I just switched back to FF as my primary browser an hour ago).

Anyway, I'm still not convinced that it has anything to do with Chrome.

Prefs show I was using the INI file though. Hrmmm

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Disaster kinda averted. I still had a couple sessions open when the issue happened, and which I disconnected from any of those sessions, I still had my list of saved sessions. Without closing, I went back through, editing each and saving (with no changes). After that, I reopened another instance of winscp and all the sessions were there.

After that, I made sure to backup the file, then I switched to using the registry instead of ini. I think I am also using an older version 4.0.4 Build 346. May have to look into an upgrade.

Cheers!

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OK, can you check the INI file if it contains any section with name like [Sessions/...]?
You can also check the registry, maybe you have actually used registry before and somehow accidentally get INI file with no sessions.

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