|Excel usually saves files in the Documents (Windows 7 or Vista) or |
the My Documents folder (Windows XP) under your user name on your hard drive.
So, the path of the default folder should be something like:
Look there first.
Also, you can check the location where your files are saved:
Click the MS Office Button, upper left corner.
Click Excel Option at the bottom
Click on the Save selection
You should see the Default File Location
and the AutoRecover File Location