Char disappeared in my list but exists in the save directory

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nobrainnopain
Monkey King
265 | 2
One of my single player chars is no more viewable in the char selection menu at the beginning. But the files of this char still exist in the save directory.
What can i do?
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Smash the down arrow until you see it
nobrainnopain
Monkey King
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CallMeCrazySam wrote:Smash the down arrow until you see it

does not work / help :(
nobrainnopain
Monkey King
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After making a backup now of my save folder i tried to create the same char agin but then i was told that this char already exists .... but it is not listed in the char selection menu / overview
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Bone Archer
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Could it have something do with having the character files in the Diablo 2 save folder versus in the median xl folder? "C:/Program Files/Diablo2/save" versus "roaming/appdata/medianxl/save". (I might have the path names incorrect, not at my PC right now)
nobrainnopain
Monkey King
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my save files are in the medianxl save folder