Enhancement Request to automatically backup a SAV file to be saved on a defined path when spssengine cannot proceed to work

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Is it possible to enable that whenever spssengine cannot proceed to work for any reason to have automatically saved a backup copy of the active SAV datafile to a predefined path where the user have permission to save to?


No, this feature is currently not available in IBM SPSS Statistics releases. An Enhancement Request (Reference ID: ECM00198593) has been submitted to IBM SPSS development to add this feature in a future release. Please note however, that there is no commitment if an Enhancement Request will be implemented in a future release and when this may be.

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