Word Backup – Create backups of Word documents Automatically

How to use the Word backup to create backup copies of your documents?

This is important and critical! You never know when you are going to need to recover a previous version of your document due to a power failure, document problem, or simply human error while cleaning out some of the files from your hard drive.

Here we show you the steps that you can have Word create automatic backups for you:

To create automatic backups of Word documents

  • From the Tools menu, select Options.
  • From the Options dialog box displayed, click on the Save tab, check the Always create backup copy option.

    Word Options dialog box

  • Click OK.
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