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How to fix Microsoft is trying to recover your information in Excel

Summary: The blog explains why ‘Microsoft is trying to recover your information in Excel’ dialog box appears, and how it can be resolved. The solution mentioned in the blog helps bring Excel workbooks to the normal mode from all types of corruption.

While attempting to open the Excel worksheet, a dialog box may appear which reads: “Microsoft is trying to recover your information in Excel.” which means there is a probability that the workbook you are trying to access have turned corrupt and require immediate recovery.

The dialog box appears similar to the below image and may differ with different Excel versions:

In case, any damage occurs in the file, the good thing is that Excel will automatically start the File Recovery mode.

Automated File Recovery

Automatic File Recovery mode is an exceptional feature integrated into Microsoft Excel. It allows recovering the corrupt workbook without affecting Excel file. Sometimes, Excel fails to start the File Recovery mode automatically; in that c…

How to repair QuickBooks file that won't open

QuickBooks is one of the most popular accounting software. The software has amazing features like; Report generation, Invoice creation, budget tracking, etc. These features are customizable according to the user’s need. In a case study, QuickBooks has 80% market share with 29 million small businesses. The software helps to companies to stay organised with a large amount of data. With lots of remarkable features, the software is also prone to corruption. Here, I am going to discuss, how you can repair the QuickBooks company file (.QBW) that will not open. Before proceeding to the solution, you should know the reasons for it.

Incorrect method to open the QuickBooks fileOther windows are open in within the fileOpening the QuickBooks file in the wrong versionIssue with the file location, such as access permission for the fileCompressed fileIncorrect file name and file extensionData damage in the file SolutionsUpdate the software: QuickBooks provides the maintenance release to update the s…

How to fix the Microsoft PowerPoint error “The file is corrupted and cannot be opened”

Microsoft PowerPoint is a powerful software developed by Microsoft. It is a very important part of the Microsoft Office suite. People use it to represent the information through slides. You can add several multimedia files like photo, audio, video into it to make it more impressive. Sometimes, you try to open your important PowerPoint file and you got below error message.

You can try below five methods to fix this error message:
Method#1 Open and Repair
Open Microsoft PowerPointGo to File tab and click on the OpenSelect the corrupted PPT fileSelect the Open and Repair option from the drop down menu.
Method#2 Component Security Setting
To set the component security setting, follow these steps:

Start RUN, enter dcomcnfg and press the OK button.

Expand Component Services->Computers. Now right click on My Computer and select the Properties.
Choose the Default Properties tab and set the following:
Default Authentication level: Connect
Default Impersonation level: Identify

Click OK and then Yes.…