How to Get Unsaved txt From Crash?! & How to Get Data You Wrote From Your Browser...

By Toast0r
Feb 11, 2003
  1. Hi. I was wondering if anyone knew of a way I can get data I wrote in a txt which was unsaved when windows restarted.
    Also is there a way I can get data I wrote from a browser? Eg. I wrote something in a forum and I want the data back. Of course the data is no longer in the forum ;p. Wouldnt it be lost in the cache or something? Any help would be appreciated!
  2. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 TS Rookie Posts: 5,734   +7

    A good idea is to keep hitting

    CTRL+A then CTRL+C continually, to keep whatever you write in the clipboard.
  3. Toast0r

    Toast0r TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 22

    Hey, before it restarted it was 'copied'. But when it restarted it was no longer there to 'paste'... Is there still hope?!
  4. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 TS Rookie Posts: 5,734   +7

    Nope if windows has restarted then the clipboard is lost.
  5. enduser

    enduser TS Rookie Posts: 17

    If I am typing something long, I started by saving a blank page with the save as and then keep hitting the save icon every couple of minutes in a word processor.
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