Add an Auto-Save Button to Office 365 and Never Lose Work Again
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If you’ve spent hours crafting a document, the last thing you want is to have to start from scratch.

Luckily, Microsoft Office 365 now offers a way to auto-save your work How to Auto-Save Your Work in Windows How to Auto-Save Your Work in Windows How many times did you lose work because the file you were working on didn't auto-save? Never let that happen to you again. Read More . Best of all, you can turn the feature on or off using a Quick Access Toolbar icon, if you know when to look.

Add Auto-Save to the Quick Access Toolbar

Adding an auto-save icon to the Quick Access Toolbar is easy. Just follow these five steps:

  1. Launch Microsoft Word, Excel, or Powerpoint.
  2. Locate the small downward-facing arrow in the upper left-hand corner of the screen.
    Add an Auto-Save Button to Office 365 and Never Lose Work Again excel quick access
  3. Click the arrow to expand the list of Quick Access Toolbar customizations.
  4. Click Automatically Save.
    Add an Auto-Save Button to Office 365 and Never Lose Work Again excel quick access save
  5. Slide the toggle into the On position.
    Add an Auto-Save Button to Office 365 and Never Lose Work Again excel quick access save toggle

However, the new auto-save feature has a few caveats you need to be aware of:

Will you use this new Office 365 feature or is it too restrictive to be useful to you? As always, you can leave all your thoughts and opinions in the comments section below.

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