Word Document not Working Repair

MS Word is a stand-alone application widely used for creating documents. All the Word files are saved in DOC or DOCX file format. However, while working with Word files you may encounter various troubles. One such awkward situation is, Microsoft Word has stopped working. There are many reasons that corrupt your Word document and make it not to work properly such as:

  • Virus attack- When your MS Word is severely infected by harmful viruses then it might get corrupted and the Word file will not work.
  • Improper upgradation- If the MS Word utility is not upgraded properly, then there is a possibility of Word file corruption and if you try to access the Word documents then it may not work.
  • Software conflict:  More often, Word files does not work due to conflicts between MS Word and third party software. In some instances, it may start freezing and stop working.
  • Other reasons- Word documents may not work if it is wrongly handled, incomplete download, frequently converting the Word file to other file format, etc.

In all these abnormal circumstances, when MS Word gets corrupted it either stops working or sometimes shows errors when you try to open it. In some cases, Word document opens but when you try to edit its contents, it freezes and stops responding.


What to do when Word document has stopped working?

When your Word document stopped working then you can try to fix with built-in option using Open and Repair. This option may help you to repair and open a corrupt Word file.

1. Start the MS Word application, from File menu, click Open icon.

2. In Open dialog box, you need to select the file to be repaired.

3. Click on drop down menu on the Open button and then select Open and Repair option.

That's it, your Word file can get fixed and you can open and access its contents.

Is your Word document still not working?

In most situations, the above method is not helpful, you need to rely on Remo Repair Word to fix the corrupted Word file. This utility is recommended for its efficiency and easy-to-use interface, so that everyone can use it when you cannot open corrupt MS Word 2010 or any other versions in just 3 simple steps.


Fix Word document that has stopped working with Remo Repair Word software

First you must download Remo Repair Word tool and install it in your Windows desktop / laptop. Once the software is installed, double click on the application or shortcut icon.

Step 1: Launch Remo Repair Word, select the corrupt Word file using Browse option and click Repair

Step 2: Software automatically starts repairing your corrupt Word file which you can view it via progress bar.

Step 2: Click on Preview File icon to view the fixed Word file and to save the file in your system, just click Save icon

Key features of Remo Repair Word tool

Remo Repair Word is one of the most efficient software for repairing both DOC / DOCX files that has been corrupted and not working properly. It is a non-destructive utility that will never modify your original file properties or contents, it just extracts data from the corrupted Word file and creates a new healthy file.

Other main attributes of the software are

  • Repairs broken, damaged or inaccessible .doc and .docx files.
  • Fixes corrupted Word file and retrieves all its attributes including OLE objects, hyperlinks, graphs, charts, tables and more.
  • Quickly scans the selected Word file and repairs them irrespective of its size.
  • Ability to repair Word document from various devices such as hard drives, USB drives, memory cards, etc., when it is connected to your Windows PC.