1. sonicresidue's Avatar
    Stock Nexus 4 on KitKat 4.4.2. However the problem has been occurring since before the update.

    I keep a few files saved on my phone under "downloads" including a spreadsheet with a work schedule that I refer to regularly. However, the file often gets deleted for no apparent reason. Sometimes it happens within a few days of saving the file, sometimes after a few weeks. I'm not sure what's causing this but it is always the same file. It will be listed under the downloads section, but when I go to open it I get an error message saying the file can't be found.

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    12-17-2013 08:13 PM
  2. Jake Chan's Avatar
    Does that mean kitkat version is not stable??

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    12-17-2013 08:21 PM
  3. sonicresidue's Avatar
    Again, this has been occurring since before the KitKat upgrade, so this is not an issue with KitKat.
    12-17-2013 10:39 PM
  4. srkmagnus's Avatar
    Have you tried moving the files out of downloads and save to another directory/folder, i.e. work?

    I'm not sure why these files are being deleted. Could you be sync'ing the files to a computer and deleting the original on your phone after transferring?
    12-18-2013 11:42 AM
  5. sonicresidue's Avatar
    I'll try setting up another folder and see what happens. The last time it occurred, it happened after I deleted the email to which it was originally attached, but not immediately. I cannot recall if this was the case in other instances. And, if that IS the reason, I'm really not sure why that would happen. It's rather annoying.
    12-18-2013 01:15 PM
  6. sonicresidue's Avatar
    Bumping this even though its a bit old.

    I set up a separate directory and copied the same file from the downloads directory in to the new directory. Even after moving the file into a separate directory its still got deleted. I open the file, attempted to edit it, then attempted to save and got an error message saying that my changes could not be safe. When I went back an attempted to re open the file I got a message saying that it was unable to do so.

    Any ideas as to why the phone seems to randomly delete Quickoffice files?

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    01-28-2014 11:45 PM
  7. sonicresidue's Avatar
    Bump... It seems to happen only after I try and edit the file. It also only seems to happen with Excel spreadsheets

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    02-10-2014 12:54 PM
  8. sonicresidue's Avatar
    Actually it looks like the files dont get deleted but rather become corrupted somehow.

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    02-11-2014 09:01 PM

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