Microsoft word keeps crashing

By Bluemouse
Nov 11, 2006
  1. Hey, i have recently had a bunch of problems with my word.

    It crashes once it loads, reboots itself and crashes again (until I kill it). I really don't know what changed, since I haven't installed anything/changed hardware for quite some time now.

    It works fine in word safe mode. Its office 2003, running on windows xp pro.

    Any ideas?

    Sometimes it is fine when I get in, but when I close it still crashes.

  2. smore9648

    smore9648 TS Rookie Posts: 697

    Have you ran any updates for office lately? Try that
  3. Bluemouse

    Bluemouse TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 195

    I have the latest updates :S
  4. HillJack

    HillJack TS Rookie Posts: 19

    Try loading Word (or any other Office program, like Excel or Powerpoint, etc) and go to the Help menu and click "Detect and Repair"...
  5. Bluemouse

    Bluemouse TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 195

    that got it:) thanks. i was just wondering why it did that to begin with...
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