How to Increase Auto Save Time Interval in any Office Apps
How to Increase Auto Save Time Interval in any Office Apps - Suppose We are writing something in MS Word and System Crashes or Shutdown automatically. Then major part of the work gets lost. Word will automatically recover some of the data but not all. This recovery is also known as Auto Saving by MS Word. There is an option to increase/ decrease the time interval of autosaving by MS Word. In this article, we focus on methods - How to Increase Auto Save time interval in any office apps. Read the full article to learn how to increase, decrease or change the Auto-save time interval in Office apps like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
So, in order to protect these valuable works from system crash/ shutdown we need to read this article – How to Increase Auto Save Time Interval in any Office Apps? This auto - save time interval can be adjusted in any of the Microsoft Office apps like Word, PowerPoint, Excel etc. This setting is available on Office 2016, Office 2013 & Office 2010 only.
Procedure to Change Auto Save Time Interval in any Office Apps
Open the Office app whose time interval you wish to increase/ decrease/ change.
Let us take Office Word 16 as an example. Click on File from the main menu ribbon.
Then click on Options/ Word Options.
As a result, a new window will popup.
On the left column tab, select the menu labeled as Save.
On the right side, under the Save documents section, you will see a checkbox option that says "Save AutoRecover information every ___ minutes".
The __ (dash) is the interval of time.
Make sure that you have enabled the checkbox.
Enter the time interval in minutes as per you need.
Then click on Ok button.
In the same window, there is an option to say Word not to automatically save your documents. To do so uncheck the option says "Save AutoRecover information every _(Zero)/0 minutes". This settings is same for all apps in the office suite for windows.