Portable use and Windows 10 protected folders problem!
Under Windows 10, when Windows Defender Folder Protection is turned on, there are problems with deploying the portable version!
Some users who do not know that Portable programs save the settings in the working directory and this is not always possible with Windows 10 and enabled Defender Folder Protection, because some user run the QuickTextPaste
program from the desktop.
For this reason, there are two versions from version 4.01 in the download area, once standard and the portable version of QuickTextPaste
1.) The Portable Version of QuickTextPaste!
The portable applications saves the working directory settings, please do not use folders with folder protection in Windows 10, otherwise the settings can not be saved.
For better recognition, the program title also shows that it is the portable version of QuickTextPaste_p.exe.
(... see Image-1)
You can also make the standard to portable version by char
in the file name!
QuickTextPaste_p.exe = Portable
QuickTextPaste.exe = default (standard run)
| (Image-1) Portable use on Windows 10!
2.) The standard version of QuickTextPaste!
In the standard version of Quick-Text-Paste the program settings are saved in:
No personal data is stored here, only the program-specific, or your personal program settings for the correct work of QuickTextPaste ;-)!
| (Image-2) Standard Run on Windows-10 protected folders!
FAQ 29: Updated on: 14 May 2019 19:02
QuickTextPaste - FAQ-29: Portable use and Windows 10 protected folders problem!
ist valid for Microsoft (c): Windows 10
: Pro, Enterprise, Home,
Windows and 8.1
: Enterprise, Pro, Home
: Enterprise, Home, Basic, Premium, Professional, Starter, Ultimate
Windows-Server 2016, 2012, 2008, 2005 .
|Asked questions on this answer:|
- I'm trying to save the .ini file to a custom folder. Is it possible in Quick Text Paste 4 Windows? Can you help me, please? I'm running Windows 7 and Windows 10!
- Hi, Been using QPT for a good while and have a bunch of shortcuts entered. When I used the new 4.01 today it did not see my entries as all other upgrades have. So, reverted back to previous version and all is OK.?
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