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Auto recovery in Word when freezes or crashes

I understand that the auto recovery features has been removed from recent update to Word for Mac 2016, in the past when a file was forced to close, the recovered file would open with 'auto recovery file name' and give you the option of which version you want to restore and use, this feature has been removed, please please bring it back as the auto save and auto reocvery files are not working.

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    JacquiJacqui shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

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      • PeterOPeterO commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Indeed very annoying.
        Autorecovery file is still available at /Users/[username]/Library/Containers/com.microsoft.Word/Data/Library/Preferences/AutoRecovery.
        Rename extension to doc and open with Word.

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