Cannot Save or Save As

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Pipster
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Cannot Save or Save As

Post by Pipster » Sun Oct 29, 2017 10:45 pm

I have installed FreeOffice on a new build Windows 7 computer. However, I am completely unable to save any document (new or revised), and cannot quit with discarding any changes as selecting "YES" on save prompt does nothing. It's as if there is no code behind these options. I found exactly the same with Libre Office and Apache Open Office. Is there somethign wrong with my computer? Do I have vital software missing? Any help would be hugely appreciated as it's driving me nuts!

Nukecad
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Re: Cannot Save or Save As

Post by Nukecad » Sun Nov 12, 2017 2:48 pm

Try saving to the OneDrive folder

I reported a similar situation recently with not being able to save files, and the solution.
viewtopic.php?f=266&t=17104&p=57066#p57066

But that was a new anti-ransomware setting in the Security Centre in Windows 10.
I'm not sure if you have a similar setting in Win 7 but it may be worth a look?

Maybe you have some other anti-ransomware that is working in the same way and preventing you from saving files?

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