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Temporary Items folders

Discussion in 'Apple Mac' started by Rose0212, Apr 22, 2019.

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  1. Rose0212

    Rose0212 Thread Starter

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    I have been working on a word document which I genuinely believe I save correctly however... I no cannot find the document.

    I first open word > recent and the document was there but was saved in a folder that said:
    >> var >> folder >> p7 >> (big long number) >> T >> com.microsoft.outlook >> Outlook Temp
    and when attempting to open, it said that I had no access to it.

    Ive googled what this is and how to access this temp folder which I've been able to do but I cannot find this document ANYWHERE...

    Its now no longer even part of my recents on word.. has this gone forever ?!?!?

    Please help
     
  2. lunarlander

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    Take it to a repair shop. They know the internals better. In some Linux variants, the temp folder is cleared automatically on schedule.
     
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