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Ms Office files corrupt after recovery

Recently some xls, xlsx and doc, docx files get deleted when reinstalling Windows XP, although the files were on other partition (D:) not on the Windows partition (C:). I have recovered the files ...
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Text processor - How to recover a week ago version of a file? desperate

I am very desperate. I was producing a monograph and today when I went to index it I find that many sections got delete. I wrote those about a week ago. Please suggest a way to find a version of the ...
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Recover overwritten contents from a saved word file in Office 2013 & Windows 8

My dad wrote a new word file and saved it with a same name to a word file previously saved. Now previous file was overwritten. How can I restore this file and keep the new one as well. Now the ...
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Salvaging over written file on USB drive

I accidentally overwrote a .docx file with another .docx file on a USB drive. Is there any way I can get the original back?
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Recovering a word file (Select the encoding that makes your document readable)

My girlfriend requested me to recover a word file which is her 2 months of work :(, and this is her thesis for graduation. It shows the "Select the encoding that makes your document readable" screen ...
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Recover document.xml from a corrupt docx

I've got a Word document(docx) which is corrupt, when I open it up in Word I am presented with a dialog that tells me that it needs to bo repaird but the reparation fails. Then I tried extracting the ...
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How do I recover old versions of a Microsoft Word file?

My friend was working on a Microsoft Word file and made some changes in it. Suddenly Word crashed and closed. When he opens it again there was no data in the file and only one line in the header: ...
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Recovering Word document that was mistakenly replaced

I worked on a Word document and also saved the file on my flashdrive. When it asked me to save, I pressed the Replace document option by mistake. I can see the missing work under the Properties ...
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Recover temporary files create during a Word session

I was in the middle of creating a document when Microsoft Word crashed. When I restarted, it asked me what I wanted to do with some temporary file, to which I answered delete. But unfortunately it was ...
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How can I recover deleted info from a Word document after saving and reopening?

I have accidentally deleted all of my document that I was writting in Word. I closed it and hit save changes mistakenly. Now that I've reopened it I can't seem to get Ctrl-Z (undo) to recover my info. ...
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How to open recovered files in word?

My computer restarted while I was asleep because of system updates (need to turn that off), and when I opened up Word the first time after it restarted, it gave me a pane on the left hand side that ...
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280 views

Recovering a password for a Word 2007 document

I have an old Word 2007 document that I don't remember the password for. I'm guessing a brute force attack is the way to go to get it open. Anyone know of any free tools I can use to do this?
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Search through combinations of password to open (my own) Word document

I'm in a terribly embarrassing situation. I have a Word document I created for about two month ago and because it was for an internal matter in my company, I locked it with a password. I discovered ...