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  • Alpha sending extra files in every publish

    Every time I publish my alpha app, I am sending 11 extra MB of files (or more). These are all support files that do not need to published over and over again.

    This happens on every time of publish I do (right click, quick publish or straight up publish).

    I have all of the right boxes checked. I am sending the selected file ONLY, no support files.

    But it continues to resend the same files over and over again.

    Is there a trick to get Alpha to respect my request to only send the select file? It has happened ever since I moved to the December build I know there are newer builds, but not ready to move to them yet.

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    I am having the exact same problem.....it is all the pdfJS stuff and all the graphic files.....I have the same exact settings but it insists on publishing all those files EVERY time.

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    • #3
      Is it the same version? 12.4.6.2.6 Build 7295

      The extra MB doesn't seem like that much, but it's a bunch of small files which take forever. If it was one or two larger files, it wouldn't take nearly as long.

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      • #4
        Yes, I am using the same Build (7295). It is a TON of small files.....and it insists on uploading all of them EVERY time....no matter what the publishing settings say.

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        • #5
          Unfortunately, I can't move out of that build yet. Will have to wait to see if upgrading fixes the issue.

          Note: You can always publish locally then copy just the files you need. That works except in cases where you are adding new files and need to publish the security for them also.

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