Resolve the issue when Microsoft® Word 2010 is not opening
Is Microsoft Word 2010 installed on your PC not opening? Find out how to solve the problem.
Microsoft Office is a series of inter-related desktop applications that are designed to make working in an office environment easier. Microsoft Office Suite has been around for quite sometime and it contains many applications such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook and so on. Microsoft Office Suite 2010 is the latest version and it comes with Microsoft Word 2010. Microsoft Word 2010 is far superior to other previous versions and it comes with many new and advanced features such as newer formatting effects, new picture editing tools, customizable themes and so on. However, there are some problems that might come up with the use Microsoft Word 2010. These include application crashing, application not responding, Microsoft Word 2010 not opening up at all etc. In most cases, Microsoft Word 2010 not opening up issue might be followed by error messages stating the application cannot be run. Such problems are usually because of reasons such as problems with system files associated with Microsoft Word 2010, damage to application files of Microsoft Word 2010, registry clutters within the system etc.
Following details gives users more information regarding tips to fix Microsoft Word 2010 not opening up issue:
- Clear registry errors
- Check system files
- Repair application
Clear registry errors
Windows based Operating Systems have a database of information known as registry. Registry entries are created when applications are installed on the system and over time they get increased to great numbers. Clashes between the registry entries associated Microsoft Word 2010 and other obsolete entries can cause Microsoft Word 2010 not opening up issue. Such problems can be solved by cleaning the registry of the system using a registry cleaning software.
Check system files
If the system files associated with the functioning of Microsoft Word 2010 got damaged or corrupted in some way, then issues would come up with the use of the application. Users having Microsoft Word 2010 not opening issue are advised to check the integrity of the system files on the OS using 'sfc/scannow' command. If the system files are found damaged, the OS would have to be repaired to solve the issues. Users can also try restoring the system to a time when Microsoft Word 2010 was working well to solve the problem.
All newer version Microsoft Office Suite applications including Microsoft Word 2010 comes with a default repair tool. This repair tool gets installed along with Microsoft Word 2010. The Microsoft Word 2010 not opening issue might be because some of the application files of the program got corrupted or damaged. Users can execute the Microsoft Office repair tool in the 'Start' menu and this would automatically fix the damaged application files and get Microsoft Word 2010 working.
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