Your saved drafts folder will open in a new window. Here is how to enable AutoRecover and AutoSave to protect your files in Microsoft Office: In Word, Excel and PowerPoint, make sure the "Keep the last autosaved. Recovery of MS Powerpoint Content from Temp Files - using the temporary files that Office Microsoft Office has extensive AutoSave and Auto Recovery options that allow you to These files can also be found in the following locations. This feature is known as AutoRecover and it is enabled First, copy the path from the file location of AutoRecover. Everything in the Unsaved folder are temporary files. specific changes, you can retrieve your PowerPoint file using the AutoRecover function. Get back a PowerPoint file that you've accidentally erased. As long as you haven't disabled autorecovery, the file should still be on your machine -- or in the cloud, Open File Explorer and paste in the copied file path. Autorecovery does not always work, and when you forgot to hit SAVE PowerPoint autosaves your files in the background, without your realising it. the "Go" drop down, press ALT, to show the LIBRARY folder and click it. Note: The AutoRecover file location can't be changed in Excel or PowerPoint. For those applications AutoRecover files are stored in the folders we listed above. I tried to delete it in every folder it can be found, but every time I open PowerPoint again, it's the same thing. Has anyone an idea how I can get. Part 1. How to Recover Unsaved PowerPoint Files? path from "AutoRecover file location". Recover Unsaved PowerPoint Presentations - Instructions: An overview, instructions, and video lesson about how to recover unsaved files in.