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Have you ever lost your finely crafted words by being called away and having the session timeout?
Do you switch between Wordpress and Joomla and miss the automatic saving of edits in progress in the other system?
Do you edit on a Mac and habitually press Cmd+s to save your work - and find that TinyMCE crashes you out without saving?

The Joomla content plugin Autosave allows for timed automatic saving of work whilst editing an article or triggering a save with Ctrl+s.
(it attempts to respond to Cmd+s as well, but a bug in the default Joomla TinyMCE setup means that often the editor grabs the key first and crashes out without saving.)

NB This only works in the Admin backend - it is not active when editing content in the frontend.

The autosave interval can be set in seconds (default 30sec) and timed save and keystroke save can be enabled separately.

This was based on the CtrlS plugin by Chupurnov Valeriy which is still available but hasn't been updated since 2015 and has some minor issues. This version requires Joomla 3 as a minimum.

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