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Microsoft® Office® Professional 2013 Plain & Simple by Katherine Murray

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Opening existing files

Office 2013 makes it easy to find the files you worked on previously so you can continue your creative work.

Open an existing file

  1. Launch an Office app.

    The Start screen for that app appears.

  2. In the Recent list, click the file that you want.

  3. If you don’t see the desired file in the list, click Open Other Documents.

  4. In Places, click the location at which the file is stored.

  5. In the list on the right, click the folder in which the file is stored.

  6. Alternatively, click Browse.

    The Open dialog box appears so that you can navigate to the folder that contains your file.

  7. Click the file you want to open.

  8. Click Open.

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