At least some version of the Dropbox service have a recovery feature that
lets you undelete recently deleted files. I hope yours does!
The "Deleted Files" link at Dropbox.com for my version is on the Files page.
On Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 8:31:23 AM UTC-4, Vlad Ghitulescu wrote:
> Today I discovered by chance that over 400 text-files of my
> notes-Dropbox-folder were gone.
> I had this before (as mentioned in this thread
> <https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/bbedit/GtQDEOGncf8> first and
> then again in this one
> <https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/bbedit/Acvu26jvGZA> in BBEdit
> Talk), so I started analyzing what's happened.
> They were all deleted today.
> The only thing I did today was to write a new file in this folder with the
> iOS app "*Taskmator*" using my iPhone. The file was there. Over 400 other
> not anymore.
> The notes-folder contains text-files (TXT, MD, TASKPAPER) and is shared
> only between my iMac and my iPhone.
> Fortunately enough I've learned a couple of lessons last time, so I had a
> couple of recovery mechanisms in place:
> - my text-notes now live on my Mac a folder named TXT
> - once in a while I synch manually this TXT-folder to the notes-folder
> in Drobpox using the DeltaWalker app for file- and folder-comparation (I
> still want to look at ChronSynch for this…)
> - I have a Git-repository for the TXT-folder…
> - … and another one for the notes-folder in Dropbox (there I
> discovered that the files were missing). After copying the new file I've
> created with the iPhone on my iMac I've discarded the local changes in
> Tower and everything was fine again.
> I don't know for sure, but I suspect Dropbox (and not Taskmator) to be the
> What do you think?
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