Highlighted

Adobe Illustrator 2020 (24.1.1) only save tmp files when saving AI files

New Here ,
Apr 23, 2020

Copy link to clipboard

Copied

I have a weird problem with Illustrator CC 2020 (24.1.1). Illustrator only saves my AI file progress as multiple .tmp files to the same location as my AI file is located (every "save" or "save as" process creates a new .tmp file, but do not save progress to the AI file itself, .tmp files don't disappear after succesful save as they should). Just noticed this when I lost about 1h worth of work, when Illustrator didn't save progress to the AI file itself but only to the multiple temporary files. Have anyone found solution to this, I noticed that I haven't been the only one with this problem. I have very tight deadlines and this problem is really frustrating, now trying to install older versions of Illustrator. Usually my files are quite large (about 80mb or more) and this has never occured before. Still some large AI files saves just fine without this problem happening. There is my saving preset attached as image.

 

Working on WIN10 (ver. 1909)

I'm working straight from my Dropbox-account (also saves go straight to my Dropbox, not local disks).

Topics

File sync

Views

666

Likes

Translate

Translate

Report

Report
Community Guidelines
Be kind and respectful, give credit to the original source of content, and search for duplicates before posting. Learn more

Adobe Illustrator 2020 (24.1.1) only save tmp files when saving AI files

New Here ,
Apr 23, 2020

Copy link to clipboard

Copied

I have a weird problem with Illustrator CC 2020 (24.1.1). Illustrator only saves my AI file progress as multiple .tmp files to the same location as my AI file is located (every "save" or "save as" process creates a new .tmp file, but do not save progress to the AI file itself, .tmp files don't disappear after succesful save as they should). Just noticed this when I lost about 1h worth of work, when Illustrator didn't save progress to the AI file itself but only to the multiple temporary files. Have anyone found solution to this, I noticed that I haven't been the only one with this problem. I have very tight deadlines and this problem is really frustrating, now trying to install older versions of Illustrator. Usually my files are quite large (about 80mb or more) and this has never occured before. Still some large AI files saves just fine without this problem happening. There is my saving preset attached as image.

 

Working on WIN10 (ver. 1909)

I'm working straight from my Dropbox-account (also saves go straight to my Dropbox, not local disks).

Topics

File sync

Views

667

Likes

Translate

Translate

Report

Report
Community Guidelines
Be kind and respectful, give credit to the original source of content, and search for duplicates before posting. Learn more

Have something to add?

Join the conversation