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Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

      Not only hit the save button, but frequently cut and paste your draft to Notepad or Open Office or some other word processor.  Because when it's gone, it's gone.

Sep 01, 2021 06:18 AM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, KW Diversified - Stevens Point, WI
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There is an autosave built in, however it stopped working shortly after it was installed many years ago.

Recently I have reinstituted the policy of hitting the save button before hitting the post button.

Sep 01, 2021 06:03 AM
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
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If we enter into autosave land consider auto spelling as well....

Sep 01, 2021 05:29 AM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate Services

Oh 💩

I am sorry that happened to you. 

Sep 01, 2021 09:32 AM
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ActiveRain Member Support
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As others mentioned, there was a feature but not sure how reliable it is/was.  Will ask the developers to look into it.

Sep 01, 2021 08:38 AM
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Lyn Sims
Schaumburg, IL
Real Estate Broker Retired

I thought there was one? Every 10 mins?

Sep 01, 2021 06:11 AM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

I have had this happen too, sorry to hear.   Save, and save often! 

Sep 01, 2021 05:37 AM
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Buzz Mackintosh
Mackintosh REALTORS - Frederick, MD
“Experience, reliable, leadership”

Had this happen before also and now I do as Fred recommended.

Sep 02, 2021 03:31 AM
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Margaret Goss
@Properties - Winnetka, IL
Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate

If you can remember, click SAVE often! That feeling of losing a post that you worked hard on is terrible.

Sep 01, 2021 02:31 PM