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.