Old 07-11-2020, 02:31 AM   #1
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Default Restore Preferences and copy them to new iMac

Hi,

recently my iMac crashed and I can not start it any more. All I have is a time machine backup.

Can I restore all my Reaper Preferences from that backup manually and where are the files I need to copy to my new iMac Pro?

Can you help me out please?

Or do I have to set all Prefs again on a new installation of Reaper?
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Old 07-11-2020, 02:32 PM   #2
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Just install Reaper on the new Mac, as usual.
Go to the menu Options -> Show REAPER resource path in explorer/finder...
The finder will open with the path of the resource-folder of Reaper.

Now, find the accompanying folder in your time-machine-backup and simply copy its contents into the folder that got opened by Reaper.

Restart Reaper and it should work again.
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Old 07-20-2020, 08:52 AM   #3
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Hi Meo-Ada Mespotine,

thanks so much, this worked fine ...
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