Paige asked in Computers & InternetSoftware · 4 months ago

why isn't microsoft word opening?

whenever i open a word doc, a box comes up saying something about starting in "safe mode", then disappears almost immediately. I've uninstalled and reinstalled Word and Office, but nothing is working. This all started after I tried downloading something that I originally uploaded, so I don't think it's a virus.

3 Answers

  • Lv 7
    4 months ago

    after uninstalling, you should delete the Office folders in the following locations before reinstalling:

    Program Files

    Program Files (x86)




    if that doesn't work, you may need to run chkdsk on your C drive to fix damage.

  • keerok
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    Windows is in Safe mode. It's for diagnosing and repairing windows. Reboot and make sure you don't go into Safe mode this time.

  • Murzy
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

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