Demopad Basic

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Demopad Basic

Post by gp56 » Sat Nov 11, 2017 5:45 am

I have been using demopad for a few years now. Just ran into a problem that I have never seen before. When I save an existing project without changing its name and reopen, everything is fine. If I do a save as instead and rename the project, demopad will have both the original file and the renamed file open. Both look fine. When I close the original file all the buttons in the renamed file turn into red X’s. If I close and then reopen the renamed file, the X’s are still there. If I open the original file, it is fine. Any ideas why this is happening?

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Re: Demopad Basic

Post by DemoPad » Tue Nov 14, 2017 12:15 pm

Red Crosses are because the software cannot find the associated image files. If your new project was called 'mynewproject.pad' then there should be a 'mynewproject.pad_Files' folder in the same location. Copy all the image files from your old project _Files folder to this new one.

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