working on and saving article

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  1. pstraubie48 profile image82
    pstraubie48posted 3 weeks ago

    Working on an article and trying to save it is problematic. I have written a segment of an article and went to save it and it would not save. Now it has to be redone. Please advise

    1. Pamela99 profile image92
      Pamela99posted 3 weeks agoin reply to this

      I use Google docs. It saves as you write and there is not cost. Then, copy and paste works well.

  2. TIMETRAVELER2 profile image98
    TIMETRAVELER2posted 3 weeks ago

    Use a word processing program for writing and when ready transfer it to the Hub Tool for Editing.  That way you can't lose it!

    1. theraggededge profile image94
      theraggededgeposted 3 weeks agoin reply to this

      Yep. This.

      Never, ever write into a live application. The anguish when something goes wrong is unbearable and you can never reproduce that original writing in the same way.

      1. Tim Truzy info4u profile image95
        Tim Truzy info4uposted 3 weeks agoin reply to this

        Yes, open the word processing program and the article, copy and paste, save capsules, as I go, and when done! Abracadabra! I have two copies of the article saved. Presto!

  3. Isivwe Muobo profile image83
    Isivwe Muoboposted 3 weeks ago

    I haven't encountered this problem on this site. I have, however, on a few other sites I used to write on so now what I do is make use of writing sites that auto save as I write, that way, I'm sure my work remains, even if my phone goes off while writing.

    One of such sites I use is

    -wordcounter.net

    And it works for me all the time.

  4. Kenna McHugh profile image88
    Kenna McHughposted 3 weeks ago

    It might still be there. Check your article tab. Also, copy and paste to another program when you have this situation come up.

  5. pstraubie48 profile image82
    pstraubie48posted 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for comments...the problem resolved itself

  6. Paddygsound profile image88
    Paddygsoundposted 3 weeks ago

    Yeah that used to happen to me, now I just use Word, or google docs if I am on the go.

  7. Kenna McHugh profile image88
    Kenna McHughposted 3 weeks ago

    I am happy to hear it is resolved!

 
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