Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Recovering an inserted object (word doc) after deletion?

Posted on 2014-10-30
4
Medium Priority
?
82 Views
Last Modified: 2014-12-01
I inadvertently deleted a word document that was inserted into an excel worksheet then saved the workbook. Is there anyway to recover an older version of the workbook or the word doc that was being edited as "document in Workbook"?
Excel 2007 and Windows 7
0
Comment
Question by:-Polak
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 27

Expert Comment

by:ProfessorJimJam
ID: 40414476
Did you delete the word document from drive too?

I
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:-Polak
ID: 40414481
The most recent version of the word doc was in the excel workbook. I have an older version of the word doc on my drive from when I inserted it as an object.
0
 
LVL 27

Accepted Solution

by:
ProfessorJimJam earned 2000 total points
ID: 40415338
if the changes were made in the word embedded in Excel and then you removed it from Excel then saved it. as far as i know, i am afraid there wouldn't be any possibility to recover,
0
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:Martin Liss
ID: 40459617
Have you considered going back to a checkpoint and recovering the file?
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Microsoft's Excel has many features that most people will never need nor take advantage of.  Conditional formatting is one feature that you may find a necessity once you start using it.
Microsoft has changed the look and feel of Azure AD and Microsoft account sign-in pages so that you will have a more unified look and feel when moving between the two interfaces.
Visualize your data even better in Access queries. Given a date and a value, this lesson shows how to compare that value with the previous value, calculate the difference, and display a circle if the value is the same, an up triangle if it increased…
This lesson discusses how to use a Mainform + Subforms in Microsoft Access to find and enter data for payments on orders. The sample data comes from a custom shop that builds and sells movable storage structures that are delivered to your property. …

916 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question