Software Troubleshooting

How-To: Recover a Microsoft Word for Mac Document after a System Crash

4 views November 17, 2013 January 29, 2017 lenibbs 0

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1. Navigate to Macintosh HD/Users/YourFolder/Documents/Microsoft User Data
2. Locate files with the “AutoRecovery save of” prefix
3. Rename to filename with a .doc extension

Alternate method:

1. Select “Finder” and then “Go”
2. Click on “Home”
3. Select the “Documents” folder, and then select the “Microsoft User Data” folder
4. Locate files with the “AutoRecovery save of” prefix
5. Rename to filename with .doc extension

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