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Word 2007 accidental copy & replace

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  • Started 8 years ago by violetblue
  • Latest reply from jd2066
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I've accidentally copied and replaced a new version of a file with the old version. Is there a way to access the new version? Please say yes!!


Posted 8 years ago
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Sorry, but the answer is maybe. If you have AutoSave, AutoRecover, or Always Backup on there may be a backup, an autosave or a possibility of recovery. Follow these instructions from Microsoft:

Posted 8 years ago
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If you have Windows Vista you maybe able to recover the old version from shadow storage. See

Posted 8 years ago

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