Microsoft Office - How to recover an unsaved document?

December 2016


Microsoft Office - How to recover an unsaved document?



You are working on an Excel workbook, Word document, or a PowerPoint presentation, but you inadvertently close the program without saving your work!


To recover unsaved workbooks or Word document follow the below procedure:
Open the Office 2010 application you were using (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) application.
  • Click on the File tab.
  • Click Recent.
  • Click Recover Unsaved Documents [Documents/Presentations/workbooks].


Note that: this method is not 100% failproof.

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