Microsoft word which a word processor tool which lets you type and save documents. We all already familiar with the uses, functioning, and pros of MS word and it has become a crucial part of our day to day work life. You can not only type, but add templates, tables, pictures, hyperlinks, special codes, and more. In short, MS Word is the necessary tool required by all of us every then and now.
Though using Word is a duck soup, the issue can make it a hard-hitting task. Here below are some of the usual MS Word issues along with their solution are described in a straightforward manner. But for more precise solution calling Microsoft support number is recommended.
- Unable to open a file:
This issue occurs the most while opening a Word file. Either you see an error note on the screen of your device or the file doesn’t open at all. Sometimes you recover the troubleshooting steps along with the error code. To fix the issues you must check the file permissions and clear some device on your device.
This issue commonly occurs while trying to transfer files from one system to another. This usually happens due to the security settings enabled on your computing device which prevents the entry of files from an untrusted server or email clients. Follow the steps to fix the issue:
- Go to the location where you have saved the file.
- Click right on the file and select Properties.
- Tap on Unblock option from the list of Properties.
2. The error “There was a problem encountered while sending the command to the program”:
This error occurs while opening a file and keep you from accessing the file. To resolve the error “There was a problem encountered while sending the command to the program”, follow the given steps:
- On your computer go to C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 15\root\office15
- Tap right on WINWORD.exe and select Properties.
- Go to the compatibility tab and then remove the check from every box.
- Open the MS word again.
3. Crashing of MS Word:
If your MS word crashes randomly with a message “This Word document caused a serious problem the last time it was opened. Do you wish to continue opening it again?”
To resolve this issue, you can simply fix the error by following the on-screen prompts. The regular crashing of the file can move it into the blacklist type, and save it in the list of disabled files. You can use a third-party software to fix the issue.
4. Corrupt word template:
Whenever you try to access a file MS word file and the error stating “Your Normal.dotm file is corrupt or damaged and you have to replace it” appears on the screen, it indicates that the template has been corrupted. To resolve this, you need to open the Normal. dotm file which contains all word file settings, formats, and Macros and renames it from Normal.dotm file to Normal.bak.
If you feel it difficult to resolve the errors which are preventing you to work with MS Word in a seamless manner, contacting Microsoft customer support is the best suitable way to get it resolved. You can speak with the experts and fetch the easiest solution to your problem.