Save (y)our savegame: Back up those files...
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Many hours in gaming put into a factory and even more effort on planning; take some time to save your saves...
MadDEMENTOR 1269 2020-08-31
Save (y)our Savegames
Locate the files on your PC
On your Windows Desktop open your file explorer by getting your Startmenu up, searching for "cmd" and run it by clicking or pressing enter or return...
Now the command promt has opened in a new window, there usually is a cursor blinking, ready for input from Username home directory...
FYI: this is %home%
Now put in
EXPLORER %HOME%\AppData\Local\FactoryGame and send the command by hitting return or enter.
You can also call explorer from Start menu... just put
%home%\AppData\Local\FactoryGame into the address bar and hit return: Now classically we view the files and folders where the saves are stored.
Open the folder. Find and open
In the folders made up of numbers or alphanumeric strings are the savegame files in dependency of the platform you are gaming from...
the folder common may contain savegames shared on all platforms.
Backup the whole thing...
Probably best and easiest way is to go into
Saved/ and make a copy of SaveGames as whole thing.
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