This video explains how to recover autosaved documents after a crash, and how to set Word autorecovery preferences.
(upbeat music)…- [Narrator] If Word closes while you have…and unsaved file open, the next time you start Word,…you'll see the option to Show Recovered Files.…Clicking that gives you a list of recoverable files.…Just click the one you want to open.…The recovered file may not include…your most recent changes to the document,…but it's still better than losing all of your work entirely.…To adjust how often Word auto-saves your work,…go to File, Options, and select the Save category.…
Under Save Documents, you can change the number…of minutes between auto-recovery saves.…So if you want more frequent saves,…reduce the amount of time here.…If you find that Word isn't auto-saving your documents,…make sure you have check marks next…to both Save auto-recover information,…and keep the last auto-saved version…if I close without saving.…Click OK to close Options, and Word will now auto-save…based on your preferences.…
- Drawing a table
- Adding page breaks
- Formatting text in a table
- Using section breaks to control column layouts
- Properly adding space between paragraphs
- Starting page numbering later in a document
- Recovering a document after a crash
- Including both portrait and landscape pages in a document
- Saving to Google Drive from within Word
- Editing PDF content in Word
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Word Quick Tips
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