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A lost Word Document


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#1 NeeNee1976

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Posted 24 September 2011 - 10:36 PM

My operating system is Windows Vista. I was typing a Word document. I edited it and came back to it a few times, so I am almost postitive I saved it. This afternoon I wanted to send it in an email but could not access it. I looked at the recent documents on Word and it is not showing up. I don't have back-up for Word. SO....is there any way I can retrieve it? Thanks!!

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#2 Allan

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Posted 25 September 2011 - 07:48 AM

Have you done a search on your system for that file? Also, do you have Word set to save docs every few minutes? If not, you should.

#3 Siva_Lovable

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Posted 26 September 2011 - 05:26 AM

Which Word version you are using i.e Word 2003 or Word 2007?

The details which i am providing is for Word 2007

Click Office Button (extremely top left)--> Word Options--> Save.

Check AutoRecover File Location and Default file location and browse your file in it.

Or Last option check in Server drafts locaton.

I hope you will get your file and let me know the result.

or we can try some other alternative way.




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