Repair Word DOCX File

“My Word docx file got damaged due to virus infection. I have crucial data saved on it, so can’t afford to lose it. If you have any solution to fix docx file then please assist me.”

DOCX is a file is a Word Microsoft Office Open XML Format Document file. It can be opened by using Microsoft Word application or by changing the extension. For changing the file extension, most of the users download third party convertor tools. But there are chances that this action might leave the original DOCX file in a corrupt state. Once the file gets damaged, you will not be able to access it using any software. The only option that will be left with you is to repair docx file using an efficient damaged file repair tool.

There are many reasons due to which your important DOCX file might get corrupted. Some of them are described below. Take a look at them and know the real reason for the corruption so that may be you will be able to avoid it in future.

Round Tripping – Round tripping means to change file extension from one type to another. Like explained above, to access the docx file sometimes users change its file type, which might make it corrupt. The file extension convertor tools available on the internet might be of bad quality. This result in the docx file corruption and you will not be able to access it until you fix docx file using a reliable repairing tool.

Macro Virus – Macros are used to set a shortcut to a frequently performed action so that the user can just press that combination and the task will be performed. But sometimes there occurs some problems in this, which results in the introduction of unnecessary data into your docx file.

Downloading or uploading error – While uploading or downloading the Word docx file, if any kind of interruption occurs then the file may get corrupt. Also if any of these processes are incomplete then also the resulting docx file will be in a corrupt state.

File Transfer Interruption – Suppose you are transferring some of your crucial docx files from an external drive to your system and the process gets terminated, then the files might get damaged. The interruption can be due to abrupt removal of the external storage device or manual termination.

Sudden system shutdown – While accessing a docx file if your system gets turned off then also the file might get corrupt. This can even affect the Word application or any other file (application) that was opened at that moment. File system of a computer may also get affected due to this and leads to huge data loss.

To repair docx file corrupted in any of the above mentioned scenarios, make use of the Fix damaged tool. This software has a powerful repairing algorithm that is capable of fixing severely corrupted DOCX files. It is a safe to use utility as it works on the read-only principle. It is also considered as a non-destructive software because it does not touch your original file. To fix docx file, a copy of the file is made and fixing is performed on it. To repair Word docx file, download the demo version of the software that is available free of cost. Along with docx files, this software can also repair .doc and .dot (Word template) files. After repairing corrupted Word file and before saving it on a desired destination, the evaluation version provides a Preview option, which helps in evaluating the results.

Steps to repair Word docx file –

(i) – From the main screen “Browse” for the corrupted Word docx file and click “Repair” button to repair docx file.

Fix DOCX File - Main Screen

(ii) – Now “Preview” the repaired docx file.

Fix DOCX File - Preview Screen

(iii) – “Save” the docx file after buying the full version.

Fix DOCX File - Save File Screen

 

 

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