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Old 07-26-2010, 05:06 PM   #1
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Default BeerSmith lost recipes

I loaded my beersmith today and it asked for a validation key. I had out the validation key in when I bought 6+ months ago. So I went through my email to find the key to input the code again. Loaded up fine, but my recipes are all gone. I can't seem to fine them anywhere. Any advice?

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Old 07-26-2010, 05:15 PM   #2
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The database files should still be there. Did you look in the beersmith directory for *.bsm files? I've heard of this happening before and it should be easy to fix. Check out this for more info if you need it.


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Old 07-26-2010, 05:18 PM   #3
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had you done anything with your install or something? sounds like it didn't know it was registered.

do a search for recipes.bsm if you haven't already, or for recipe_1.bak.

hope you can find your stuff... otherwise, I feel for ya.



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