Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
genie

HELP!!! File Damaged!!!

Recommended Posts

Urgent help needed. Anybody knows how to recover damaged file?

The pop up I get is "This file is damaged. It will open with as much information as possible" and Vectorworks will quit.

Share this post


Link to post

How big does it say the file is (in the Finder)?

Have you tried continuing past the pop up, opening the file, and then Saving As...?

Share this post


Link to post

The traditional method is to workgroup reference in the file to a new blank document. After you get what you can from the file, then break the reference while retaining the information in the file. This will not get you any sheet layers in VW12.

If this is not enough or does not work the only other option is to wait until Monday and send the file to Tech Support at NNA and see what they can do with it.

Pat

Share this post


Link to post

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

 

7150 Riverwood Drive, Columbia, Maryland 21046, USA   |   Contact Us:   410-290-5114

 

© 2018 Vectorworks, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Vectorworks, Inc. is part of the Nemetschek Group.

×
×
  • Create New...