How To Resolve Not Responding Problem in Microsoft® Excel® 2007
Microsoft Excel has been around on the market for quite sometime and the application has undergone significant changes over the years. The Microsoft Excel 2007 version has many advanced options and is far superior to the previous versions of the program. Enhanced ribbon interface, expanded spreadsheets, redesigned charting engine, extended support for tables, PivotTable views, secure share features etc are some of the features of Microsoft Excel 2007. Microsoft Excel 2007 also has a very simple interface so that the application can be used by all kinds of users. However, some problems might come up with the use of Microsoft Excel 2007. These include application getting corrupted, sudden application termination, application not responding when in use etc. Among the above mentioned problems, the Microsoft Excel 2007 not responding is a common problem that can be easily solved. Malware infections, problems with files of Microsoft Excel 2007, registry issues, issues with system files associated with Microsoft Excel 2007, some conflicting application running in background etc. are some of the reasons of Microsoft Excel 2007 not responding problem. This problem may cause data loss on the work which was being done at the time problem came up.
- Remove infections
- Run repair application option
- Clean system registry
The Microsoft Excel 2007 installed on your system might not be responding because of malware in the system. Malware inflict this problem by modifying the application files. The Microsoft Excel 2007 not responding issue because of malware can be easily resolved by removing all of the malware from the system using a good antivirus program or a malware removal tool.
Run repair application option
The Microsoft Excel 2007 comes with a repair option that is provided on the Word options tab on Office button at the far left corner of the application. Users can run the Microsoft Office diagnostics tool and this feature would scan the application for any issues which might be causing the program not responding problem. The scan would take approximately fifteen minutes. Users have to insert the installation disc of the program to repair any issues with the program. This would effectively get rid of the application not responding problem.
Registry contains information regarding working of the Microsoft Excel 2007 application. Registry entries are created automatically and as the system is used, the entries tend to increase in numbers and obsolete entries tend to clash with necessary entries. If the registry entries of Microsoft Excel 2007 installed on your system are involved in such conflicts, the applications might stop responding. This problem can be resolved by cleaning the registry of the system using registry cleaning software.