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Re: how to stop saving these files


From: Lowell Kirsh
Subject: Re: how to stop saving these files
Date: Mon, 24 Nov 2003 00:13:50 -0800
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Thanks, but I still can't figure out exactly what to change...

Lowell

address@hidden wrote:
Lowell Kirsh wrote:


emacs has been saving backup files in the same directory as the files
that I edit. The backup files have names like Friends.java~1.8.~. How
can I either
a) stop emacs from creating theses backups at all?
b) tell emacs to save them all in one place?

Lowell



a) On the menu bar click: Options > Customize Emacs > Top-Level Customization Group > Files > Backup group

--Rod

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