How can I turn off the autosave feature on all applications in lion?


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: Disable Autosave and Versions on Lion - Setting

  1. Go to System Preferences > General
  2. Untick "Restore windows when quitting and re-opening apps".
  3. Then reboot.
  • Odd. It probably is. I wonder what's the difference between time machine and a setting...
    – Eimantas
    Commented Jul 28, 2011 at 9:13
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    This answer is completely wrong; this only disables the automatic reopening of windows when you quit an app. It does NOT disable autosaving.
    – houbysoft
    Commented Oct 13, 2011 at 21:59

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