Why is my "Save a Copy As..." "self-contained copy" not embedding external-container data?

Discussion created by rcollins on Oct 24, 2016
Latest reply on Oct 25, 2016 by rcollins

I'm hoping there is a simple user-error reason for this. My situation seems simple enough. I have a 21MB file with 1.71GB external data. I am trying to save a copy for backup before doing some importing and deleting. Clicked save a copy as, self-contained, located on my desktop, and the file it creates is, 21MB with a bunch of dead missing links. What am I doing wrong?





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