OpenHab Designer and Windows

Looked through most of the posts on OpenHab designer, and have some issues.

I can get the designer to start okay, but I can’t seem to find any way to load existing rules.

Based on previous posts, looked for an openhab.cfg and openhab_default.cfg as per the posts… but not found.

I see a lot of different configuration files, so am I still looking for the right one?

If you are using openHAB 2, it is recommended to install the new Eclipse SmartHome Designer (

What error messages do you get with the OH1 Designer?