Nowadays “file format is not valid” is among the most common errors encountered while opening an existing (or) downloaded Word file. After encountering such error notification, you won’t be able to access or view the content of your Word document file. There are three main reasons due to which your Word file displays the above stated error, the reasons include
To fix such not valid Word file, Microsoft Office package has an inbuilt feature called “Open and Repair”, follow the to the below steps to utilize this feature
The inbuilt utility repairs your Word document and opens it for you; this technique works in case your document file has minimal corruption. So in case this built in feature doesn’t work then you must use one of the most used Word file repair utility i.e. Remo Repair Word.