Auto Save

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Can Auto Save be directed to save on my computer?

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AutoSave is available when a file is saved to Microsoft OneDrive or SharePoint in Microsoft 365, but you need to save or open the file from within Excel, PowerPoint or Word to switch it on. You also need an active Microsoft 365 subscription.

Can I AutoSave to my computer?

AutoSave only applies to Office files stored in OneDrive, but the Office AutoRecover feature is on by default and saves your work every 10 minutes.

To view or change the AutoRecover settings, open an Office app, and select File > Options > Save.


Additional Information:

What is AutoSave?

On Windows, AutoSave is available in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint for Microsoft 365 subscribers. In the upper Link are some frequently asked questions about it.


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