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I have a game that I have installed from the play store and the application creates a file when it starts. the problem is that when i do an update to the game the old save file gets deleted or overwritten. how can i fix this?

my file code in global script:

var save = {
    "value1": 1,
    "value2": 1,
    "value3": 1,

    }
func _ready():
    load_data()
    save_data()

func save_data():
    var file = File.new()
    file.open("user://save77", file.WRITE_READ)
    file.store_var(save)
    file.close()

func load_data():
    var file = File.new()
    if not file.file_exists("user://save77"):
        return false
    file.open("user://save77", file.READ)
    save = file.get_var()
    file.close()
    return true
Godot version 3.3.3
in Engine by (47 points)

You can save it online online or use custom dir that doesn't deleted with app. Learn how to do it here (GitHub/Godot/Issues), EXOMODE's comment contains the answer

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func save_data():
    var file = File.new()
    if not file.file_exists("user://save77"):
        file.open("user://save77", file.WRITE_READ)
        file.store_var(save)
        file.close()
by (4,560 points)
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