Fixing Corrupted Word Documents

1. Open Microsoft Word, Microsoft Word may need to be opened in Safe Mode via Ctrl + Double Click.

2. Once Word is open, click on the File tab.

3. Click Open on the left-hand side, then click Browse.

4. Find the corrupted document, select it, then from the drop-down box at the side of Open, click Open and Repair.

5. Word will open the file and automatically repair the document.

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