All my documents vanished!

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All my documents vanished!

Postby DavidSt » Sat Feb 01, 2020 11:23 pm

For no discernible reason, all my documents vanished and I had to re-register. I will greatly appreciate any advice on how to get them back.
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Re: All my documents vanished!

Postby RoryOF » Sat Feb 01, 2020 11:27 pm

You probably closed down your computer too quickly, before the housekeeping information for OpenOffice had been written to disk from the internal buffers in the hard drive.

Start OpenOffice, use /File /Open and select each file you require. It will now appear on the Recent Documents list.
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