0.7.1: Windows/Linux - Game crash on pressing continue after copying a save when 0 present previously

  1. Delete all saves / fresh install
  2. Load up title screen
  3. Copy over external save and place in slot1.sav
  4. The continue button shows up now.
  5. Press continue, and game crashes

############################################################################################
ERROR in
action number 1
of Key Press Event for E-key Key
for object obj_titlemenu:

trying to index variable that is not an array############################################################################################
gml_Script_scr_GetSaveList (line 17)
gml_Script_scr_TitleMenuSyncFileLists (line 17)
gml_Object_obj_titlemenu_KeyPress_69 (line 38)

Could you please attach the save file or e-mail it to zack@thylacinestudios.com so I can see what’s going on?

Sure. Here’s the attached save I used. It is basically blank.
slot2.sav (256 KB)
I will say that the player will only encounter this if they have 0 saves and then copy a save over.

The player should copy the save over when only the new game option is present on the menu.

The continue button will show up then. Pressing continue will give the above error.

So just to confirm, the game needs to be running when you copy the file over, right?

Yes

The save file should be copied over when on this screen.

Then the continue button appears