Reflector 7 Beta1 can't be closed

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Reflector 7 Beta1 can't be closed

Postby wickyhu » Tue Jan 11, 2011 7:21 am


I just downloaded Reflector 7 beta1.
It can't be closed after started.

Always show error report:
Could not find a part of the path "C:\\Users\\wicky\\AppData\\Local\\Red Gate\\.Net Reflector 7\\PersistedTabs.xml.

And it will keep opened no matter I choose Send or Don't Send.
My OS is Win7 x64.

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Postby Clive Tong » Tue Jan 11, 2011 9:58 am

Sorry, but you've run across a bug in the tab position saving code, which fails if the "C:\\Users\\wicky\\AppData\\Local\\Red Gate\\.Net Reflector 7" directory doesn't exist.

You can turn off the tab saving by going to


and un-checking the "save tabs when I close Reflector". Once you've closed down Reflector once, the directory will have been created in order to store the configuration information. At that point you could check the option again.
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Postby Bart Read » Tue Jan 11, 2011 1:46 pm

Hi there,

Thanks for reporting this. I've just put out a new build with a fix for this, which is available from, or via Help > Check For Updates on the Reflector menu bar.

Thanks again!

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