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GeneralThere are times when I hate updaters. Pin
OriginalGriff12-Jan-20 23:39
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musefan wrote:
If the app shows the "update" dialog before the "unsaved changes" dialog then that's some pretty awful design.
I think it is awfull design to have the app try to update itself.

musefan wrote:
Also, the app should be capable of checking it's own state before it shows the update dialog to make sure it can be shut down without problems.
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GeneralFinally saw The Last Jedi... Pin
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