Possible causes for Microsoft® Word 2010 Not responding issue?
How to fix issue of Microsoft Word 2010 not responding?
Microsoft Word 2010 is a software application that is used in document creation. Microsoft Word is a part of Microsoft Office 2010 suite. Using Microsoft word 2010 you can create documents as per choice of font, color, alignment and many more. It has many special features compared to other versions that enable you to create documents with good professional quality. Almost all businesses and offices require documentation and Microsoft word 2010 provides ease in documentation.In some cases you may find problem while using this Microsoft Word 2010. You will find that the document stops responding and will remain still for long period of time. This may happen in beginning of the documentation or may be while working with the document. Thus you may not be able to proceed in your work.You can resolve this issue by following some easy steps given below.
Following are ways to fix the issue of Microsoft Word 2010 not responding:
- Reasons behind the issue
- Resolving the issue with network drive
- Resolving third party issue
Reasons behind the issue
Microsoft Word 2010 may stop responding if the computer is connected to a mapped network which is currently offline. If the mapped drive is connected to slow-level computer then also the problem might arise. Sometimes a third party program that you are using in synchronous with the word documentation might be the reason for Microsoft word 2010 document to stop responding either at the beginning or in between the application.
Resolving the issue with network drive
If the problem occurs due to network drive then you need to disconnect all the network drives. To do so initially you need to right click on “My Computer” and select “Disconnect Network Drive” option. In the corresponding dialog box click on the letter of the drive that you want to disconnect and then click on “ok”. You need to repeat the process until all the offline network drives are disconnected. After disconnecting all the offline network drives, you can find that your Microsoft Word 2010 works normally.
Sometimes the presence of another program running behind, might be the reason for Word document to stop responding. To fix this problem you need to turn off the add-ons of third program. Initially you need to start the “Word” in safe mode, and then you should turn off the third party add-ons and restart system. As a result you can find the problem fixed.
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