Some word documents do not open on double clicking especially when that document is made by someone else on some other computer with another version of MS word, or some other software.
It happened to that I needed to open an important work related document and I got this error-screen from MS word 2003 and MS word 2007 respectively. It Says
Word was unable to read this document It may be corrupt.
The Office Open XML file cannot be opened because there are problems with contents.
The file is corrupted and cannot be opened
Lets see a very easy and quick way of repairing such documents.
How To Fix Corrupt Word Document?
The fix is really easy and quick. Just Open the Microsoft Word software, click on File > Open. In Open dialogue box, select the document you want to repair, now click on a small arrow on the side of the Open button. It will show a drop down menu, click on Open and Repair. It will repair the document. See the snapshots for Microsoft Word 2003 and Microsoft Word 2007 below. Click to enlarge these images.
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