To find the exact location of where the backup files are located type in op in AutoCAD. This will bring up the options window. Now under the files tab there should be a folder called Automatic Save File Location. click the plus and copy the path.
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Just so, where are AutoCAD autosave files stored?
Generally Autosave and backup files are saved to C:UsersUSERNAMEappdatalocal emp but some have a custom location or alternate drive set up. To double check where the save files are: Open any drawing in AutoCAD. Type OPTIONS.
Furthermore, how do you backup AutoCAD files? To keep . bak files in a single location—as opposed to keeping them in the same folder as the associated drawings—use the MOVEBAK command to specify another folder and all . bak files will be automatically moved there when created. Enter “.” as a value in the command to reset AutoCAD to the default behavior.
Beside this, where are BAK files stored?
bak) are stored at a default location (C:Documents and settingsuser namelocal) away from the original DWG.
Does AutoCAD autosave?
In fact, AutoCAD has a built-in Autosave feature that automatically saves your work at a set interval.