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Help Needed?

Aug 24, 2012, 04:46
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Help Needed?
I was working on a drawing, I had multiple Layers, and was working with grouping to keep it organized. Well my computer was freezing up and I had to restart Gimp, I thought I'd only be loosing a few minutes of work cause I had saved VERY recently. I re opened Gimp and suddenly...I can only see the group I was working with. The latest work is there but all my other layers are gone...PLEASE HELP. I had hours put into the piece.

it was saved as an xcf file
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Aug 24, 2012, 07:13
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RE: Help Needed?
I can only suggest to run some uneraser program to see if it finds your previous copy somewhere on the disk.

Despite my trust in Linux in general and Gimp in particular, when I work on something important I do incremental copies to a USB key (and check them...).

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