Save early and often - Check and Back up!
Do not save to the hard drive or desktop of a campus computer. Your work will not be saved.
Save - to a USB drive, your Home Directory / H Drive, and/or OneDrive - Madison College or personal cloud storage
Save early- As soon as you start a document, save it.
Save often - Maybe every paragraph or so.
Check where you are saving - Use File-Save As... When you open a document online, it may automatically save to a temporary location and will be deleted when you log off.
Backup - email a copy to yourself or save in a couple locations. Protect your important data.