lost files

  Raylincs 19:57 16 Feb 04
Locked

I have been working on a word doc, which I saved every 5 mins, I came to close it down, and it saved but the doc changed, with little squares where words used to be, then it closed down. I tried to get it back, now its gone missing, I've tied a search everywhere on the hard drive, anyone can help. I'm running win XPpro and word XP
Thanks

  hugh-265156 20:09 16 Feb 04

try a search for *.doc if you dont know the name of it.this should list all with that extension.

when you opened it and it was squares and symbols etc.are you sure you opened it with word and not say notepad etc?

  VoG II 20:12 16 Feb 04

Or just try opening the top file shown in the list in the File menu.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Best phone camera 2016/2017: Galaxy S7 vs iPhone 7 vs Google Pixel vs HTC 10 Evo vs OnePlus 3T vs…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

These are the Best Christmas Ads and Studio Projects of 2016

Super Mario Run preview | Hands-on first impressions of Super Mario Run: Mario's iPhone & iPad…