I was in the middle of working on a paper for class. I was using another papers format as an example. When I went to press save as, I accidentally pressed save. So it wrote over the previous paper I had. Is there any way to recover the original doc? I looked in the Office 2011 recovery file, but it only recovered the paper I was just working on. Any Suggestions?
Word Document on Mac is so powerful that it gives you everything you need to create documents that look beautiful. And read beautifully. It lets you work seamlessly between Mac and iOS devices. And even work effortlessly with people who use Microsoft Word. However, when you deleted the files by accident, or for some other reasons: you delete your Word files by mistake from Mac and emptied the trash; format the USB drive or other storage devices which stored your Word documents; and some other unknown reasons? When this stuff happened, everything is messed up totally.
Word Document Recovery is a professional recovery software, which enables to recover Word files have been removed, or cleared from the waste bin, and formatting. So no matter when and how you lost your word documents on Mac, Word Document Recovery is at your hand to help you when you are in need.
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How to Recover a Word Document on Mac
Launch External Hard Drive Recovery, and then you’ll get an interface as follow. Here, On the main interface of Data Recovery, click “Recover Data” to start recovering lost or deleted files from Mac hard drives/volumes.
Note: You can read the instructions in the interface carefully to have a better understanding of this utility and select the best recovery mode for yourself.
Drive Recovery has four sub-modules as shown. The recovery steps are similar for each of these modules. Click “Quick Recovery” under “Drive Recovery” tab.
Note: If you want to recover data from a formatted external hard drive on your Mac, you can select “Enable Deep Scan” option.
Select the desired volume under the “Volume(s)” list and click right arrow in the bottom-right corner of the screen to start scanning.
Note: In consideration of safety, you can look for an extra disk or another partition to save them. Don’t preserve the Word files recovered on the original place anymore.