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Apply 5 sec delay to backup restore function [answered]

asked 2014-05-10 13:11:20 +0300

NikosAlexandris gravatar image

Mis-pressing the Restore function (under System Settings > Backup), instead of the Delete function, could lead to undesired loss of data. Adding an extra 5 seconds delay (identical to the delay that leads before deleting anything in SailfishOS) would be nice(r).

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Would be a nice addition.

magullo ( 2014-05-10 13:14:34 +0300 )edit

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answered 2014-05-24 00:09:35 +0300

dez gravatar image

Backup UI redesign is coming (can't provide ETA yet), it has a bit different way to initiate the process so it will be much harder to restore occasionally.

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Any news on this subject? I had to rip out my battery to prevent dataloss by accidentally pressing restore...

XiliX ( 2015-07-19 22:13:44 +0300 )edit

@XiliX redesign is started already, so it will be safer soon.

dez ( 2015-07-20 14:57:16 +0300 )edit

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