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Gopher Tech
01-10-2004, 11:08 AM
If you need to switch Gopher from one computer to another and they aren't networked. Here is a quick simple way to do it. You can backup your database into a *.zip file and email it to yourself. Then retrieve your email on your other computer, save the *.zip file to your computer and then restore your data from that file.

This came in handy the other day when a Gopher user wasn't able to transfer the data via floppy, cd or network.

pcnservices
04-25-2004, 11:02 PM
I tried this route but when I open my e.mail on the other computer it reads:
"OE has removed access to the following unsafe attachments in your mail: GOPHERBACKUP.ZIP"
What's my next step? I really need to transfer as my computer freezes every 10 seconds on me for about 30 seconds
Hope to hear from you soon
PC

Steve
04-26-2004, 09:17 AM
Hi pcnservices,

You can try to email your gopher 2003.gdb file. This should be located in your c:/program files/ditech/gopher2003 directory. Then on your new system just replace the old gopher2003 with this one.