After corrections - how to auto-rename saved file

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mrwul
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After corrections - how to auto-rename saved file

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When performing corrections/adjustments, when clicking on the 'save' button, XnViewMP will overwrite the original by default.
Q: Is there a way that the file then be saved as a new file, adding e.g. _1 to the file name. In case such file exists, then _2, etc.
Automatically..., i.e. not having to perform a 'Save As' action.

The source file will be left untouched.

Thanks!
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Re: After corrections - how to auto-rename saved file

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in this case choose 'save as'
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Re: After corrections - how to auto-rename saved file

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Maybe add this as a new feature? Just click on Save button and when the file already exists, then add _1.
It is faster than the save as action.
Just a suggestion.
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mrwul wrote: Tue Aug 11, 2020 9:40 am Maybe add this as a new feature? Just click on Save button and when the file already exists, then add _1.
It is faster than the save as action.
ok, i can add a setting for that
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See issue for current status and some details.
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Re: After corrections - how to auto-rename saved file

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Wow ..!!
This is super.
Thank you so much, truly appreciate this.
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Re: After corrections - how to auto-rename saved file

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This problem is supposed to be fixed in XnView MP 0.98.0. Please check and confirm the bug fix here.
Pierre.
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