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Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby BVIV » Sat Feb 12, 2011 7:55 am

.... edit.... figured it out. this forum won't allow me to delete post....
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Re: Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby Russell » Wed May 18, 2011 9:08 pm

Hi Great vids thanks for sharing your flights

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Re: Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby Russell » Wed May 18, 2011 9:08 pm

Hi Great vids thanks for sharing your flights

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Re: Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby Russell » Wed May 18, 2011 9:09 pm

LOL now how did that happen

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Re: Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby ilteam2002 » Thu Oct 27, 2011 10:44 am

Hi ,guys iam new in here got some flights done ,but for some reasons i can download it to the http://www.condor-club.eu/rankftr/144/.my version is condor 1.1.2.when i go to condor folder,and open the flight track only thing i got there is delete.me,,can you please help me....thank you ivan

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Re: Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby OXO » Thu Oct 27, 2011 1:30 pm

ilteam2002 wrote:Hi ,guys iam new in here got some flights done ,but for some reasons i can download it to the http://www.condor-club.eu/rankftr/144/.my version is condor 1.1.2.when i go to condor folder,and open the flight track only thing i got there is delete.me,,can you please help me....thank you ivan


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Re: Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby RadioFlyer » Sun Nov 20, 2011 6:58 am

If you're using Windows 7 64bit:
-Open up a file explorer window (this can be done by opening any random folder)
-In the address bar near the top of the window paste the following...
"C:\Users\your_user_name\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files (x86)\Condor"
-Replace "your_user_name" with the name of your win7 user

-If that doesn't work just try "C:\Users\your_user_name\AppData" instead and explore the directories in there until you find the Condor folder

"AppData" is a hidden directory in your user directory where windows has programs stash their data, sometimes.

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Re: Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby wingover » Thu Mar 26, 2015 5:03 pm

I just built a new pc and my ftr and igc are going to the place mentioned in the previous post. How do I get my ftr and igc's to go to the correct place in the condor folder?

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Re: Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby pstrzel » Fri Mar 27, 2015 4:20 am

wingover wrote:I just built a new pc and my ftr and igc are going to the place mentioned in the previous post. How do I get my ftr and igc's to go to the correct place in the condor folder?


Run Condor as Administrator (right-click on icon -> Run as administrator) or install condor outside of "Program Files" folder, e.g. C:\Condor.
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Re: Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby wingover » Fri Mar 27, 2015 8:56 am

After puzzling over how to deal with the misplaced ftrs, I decided to try a reload of the condor program. During the re installation, I noticed the automatic load location was program files (x86) in the users folder, not the c:. It was easy to miss since you only see the program files (x86)/condor and assume it is in the C:. After changing the load location to C:/program files (x86)/condor , I had no further problems with ftrs going into a hidden folder.

This whole episode was odd in that I have loaded condor into my computer many times before without this hidden ftr folder issue. So, I don't know why condor started loading into a user folder but moving it back to the c: fixes it.

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Re: Can not find .ftr files anywhere on computer?!?!?

Postby cowtreat » Tue Jan 19, 2016 2:49 am

I just do a search for .ftr They are in a strange place but I create a shortcut and put it in the appropriate condor directory
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