How do you retrieve saved over data in notepad?
Just open notepad, go to file, open, and click on the file you saved it as
Your computer should auto save your documents. Go into history and look under "today," see if it auto-saved the document you saved over. This just happened to me and I was able to recover it. Thank goodness for smart computers. Recover excel files thanks to next utility starts recovering excel files with MS Excel 95 version
If you have saved over a slot already containing a saved file, then I don't think you can retrieve the previous save. If you have saved on more than one slot (which I always do), then the best you can do is go back to the nearest previous save and work forward again. I use many slots when saving games, in case there is a mission I like and want to go back to it…
Open the start menu, click on "all programs" so that the all programs selection appears, while in the all programs selection hover over "Accessories", so that another selection appears, finally in this selection their should be Notepad, click on "Notepad" to open notepad. Start > all programs > Accessories > Notepad