Top 3 Ways to Recover Unsaved PowerPoint on Mac [100% Work]

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It's the night before the big PowerPoint project is due and you are frantically trying to finish it when suddenly your computer freezes and crashes. Sound familiar? This sort of thing happens to students and business people alike. Fortunately, there are ways to recover unsaved PowerPoints on a Mac whether they were deleted or corrupted.

How to Recover Unsaved PowerPoint on Mac

There is a couple of different ways on how to recover unsaved PowerPoint on Mac computer. The unsaved PowerPoint are not always recoverable in an easy way and depending on when you lost the files, they may not be recoverable. You will need to do more than look in your recycling folder to find them.

Try the following recovery options and see what works for you.

1Recover Any Lost Files with AnyRecover Free

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Steps to Recover Unsaved PowerPoint on Mac

Using the AnyRecover system saves time and effort. If you already have in on your computer, you will be able to always have access to your files even after you permanently delete them.

Step 1. Choose one of the recovery modes from the Home interface.

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Step 2. Choose the path to start finding data.

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Step 3. After scanning, choose the PowerPoint to preview, then recover those you preferred.

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AnyRecover is capable of recovering more than just your Word, PowerPoint or Excel files, it can recover your photos and your videos as well. This is an amazing way to save not only your homework or work product but your most important photo memories.

2Recover Unsaved PowerPoint from the Temporary folder on Mac

If the Autosave function is disabled you can check your temporary folder to see if your computer saved it there. With luck, this is all you will need to do to recover the files.

Step 1. Open Finder > Applications > Terminal.

Step 2. Then type "open $TMPDIR" and click on "enter".


Step 3. The temporary files folder will be opened, from which find the "Temporaryitems" folder.


Step 4. Locate your unsaved file and save it to your desktop and rename the file. Finally, change the extensions from to.ppt.

3Recover Unsaved PowerPoint from AutoRecover

Using the AutoRecover feature is a way to get files returned to you. This feature will autosave the files on your  Mac if your computer shuts down unexpectedly.

Locating the AutoRecover File is difficult as it is hidden. This is to keep people from accidentally deleting their computer or their files. You will need to open Finder to locate it.


Follow this path below to find out the target file: /Users/username/Library/Application Support/Micirosoft/Office/Office X AutoRecovery.


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By  Simon Marcus , to Document Recovery

Posted on Jul 24, 2019  ( Updated: Jul 24, 2019 )

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