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Discussion in 'F1 2012 - The Game' started by Andrew Ford, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. Andrew Ford

    Andrew Ford
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    After all my praise for steam, shared by many members, typically i've encountered a problem. my profile became corrupted. i chose to download steam files to my system rather than the other way around...the profile still showed as corrupt...so i've lost all setups, career etc. had to play all those damn ydt videos again.

    how can i stop this happening in the future please?:confused:
     
  2. Senad Subasic

    Senad Subasic

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    Backup?
     
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  3. ENDR

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    This, and turn off F1 2012's savegame synchronisation.
     
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  4. Thomas O'Leary

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    Excuse me for being a noob about these things, but which file do i need to backup? Thanks!
     
  5. Tom

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    <Drive>:\Steam\userdata\<your Steam ID>\208500 -> all folders & files inside of the 208500 folder.
     
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  6. Strahil Kotlarov

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    Disable steam cloud sync and back up your saves more often the old school way :) and you will be just fine.I learned this lesson from 2011 from steam and never corrupted saves ever again :D
     
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  7. Thomas O'Leary

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    Thanks a lot! :)