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Guest Post @ Lawyerist: Don’t Lose That File! Using Microsoft Word’s AutoRecover

Guest Post @ Lawyerist: Don’t Lose That File! Using Microsoft Word’s AutoRecover post image

Unless otherwise noted, all instructions and screenshots are from Microsoft Office for Windows.

It always seems to happen when you’re under the gun — the lights flicker or an application crashes, and your computer goes down right in the middle of a document. Or you get distracted and forget to save your document before you exit Microsoft Word.

You might not be able to stop computer crashes or inconvenient interruptions, but you can prevent losing an important document. In my post at Lawyerist, I show you not only how to take 30 seconds to set up Word’s AutoRecover feature, but also how to use it to recover a document that might otherwise be lost.

Click here for the full illustrated tutorial.

by Deborah Savadra

I spend an inordinate amount of my time playing with computers and attempting to explain technology to lawyers and law office staff. It's not always easy, but someone's got to do it.

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