How to repair damaged AutoCAD files ????

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My AutoCAD drawing file (. dwg) has become damaged : 
The file does not open.
The program hangs or crashes in AutoCAD.
Slow program response when working with a file.
Error message when opening or working with the file.
Some commands do not work or are delayed.
Inexplicably large file size.
Problems with Show/Regenerate command.
The disappearance of the previously created elements.
What to do?! I'm shocked ....
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I'm kind of at a loss as to the recent questions RE Microsoft programs and Autocad and such. This is a Koodo Mobile forum and we don't deal with Autocad. Whatever issues you are having would be best handled by a forum on Autocad for windows. I can only suggest reinstalling Autocad and seeing if the files work ok on other computers to see if its the file or the program of both
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@Bob yeah actually when I saw this thread come up, I thought it was new replies to the one you linked and I recalled from recent history.  I wonder why people come here and ask questions about AutoCAD?
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There's an AutoCad mobile app for Windows mobile. Not very highly rated, apparently

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/p/autocad-mobile-dwg-viewer-editor-cad-drawing-tools/9wzdncrfjctk
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Maybe because Windows Mobile itself is not highly rated?
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And it's just a viewer.  They might as wel PDF the Cad file and open it that way.
Autocad users are also aware not all users have autocad, so they usually send pdf files anyways
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Are you using a SSD? Curious.