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Posted by BishopOsiris   USA  (38 posts)  [Biography] bio
Date Mon 09 Jan 2017 09:14 PM (UTC)

Amended on Wed 11 Jan 2017 03:44 PM (UTC) by BishopOsiris

I'm going to have to wipe my drive and I need to know what files I need to save in order to keep all my variables, aliases, etc. Also, where do I put these files once I reload MUSHClient?
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Posted by Fiendish   USA  (1,727 posts)  [Biography] bio   Global Moderator
Date Reply #1 on Mon 09 Jan 2017 09:16 PM (UTC)

Amended on Mon 09 Jan 2017 09:17 PM (UTC) by Fiendish

Just copy your MUSHclient folder. It's entirely self-contained.

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Posted by Daniel P   USA  (92 posts)  [Biography] bio
Date Reply #2 on Mon 09 Jan 2017 09:56 PM (UTC)
Does the current installer assume you want a "portable" version since XP was deprecated? I figure that if any links to the sqlite database are broken, global settings will need to be restored manually..

However, yeah, everything's pretty self-contained anyway, and so long as scripts don't reference other files based on absolute path, the entire thing should be able to be moved around at will.
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Posted by Nick Gammon   Australia  (21,554 posts)  [Biography] bio   Forum Administrator
Date Reply #3 on Tue 10 Jan 2017 02:56 AM (UTC)
As long as you save your world files to the "worlds" directory where MUSHclient is installed then you should be good to go.

You could test by backing the MUSHclient folder up to a USB drive, restore to a laptop or something, and make sure it works there.

- Nick Gammon

www.gammon.com.au, www.mushclient.com
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