Repair Bad Word File

“Hi all, I have a problem with my Word file. When I click on it to open, it says, ‘filename.doc file cannot be opened’. Something went wrong which turned it bad and it is not opening. I do not have another copy of the Word file. Please help me to get back access to bad Word document on my PC. Thanks in advance...”

The above may be the case with you in which Word document data cannot be accessible. The Word file might have contained very crucial data like text, hypertext, image, audio, etc. in it. If you have worked so hard for preparing the Word file document with lot of data in it then you will be feeling bad about your Word file turning bad. The Word file may get corrupt for various reasons as given below. Read them for avoiding such situations as prevention is better than regretting later after Word file turns bad.

  • Virus infection: Viruses may infect Word file either via internet or through any other infected files on your computer
  • Round tripping: The process of changing Word document file format to any other format and then again changing the format to Word file is called round tripping. Sometimes, this process may turn Word bad
  • Transfer interruption: The Word file when being transferred from one drive to the other, the process gets interrupted if system shuts down suddenly or the connection between the drive terminates
  • Download error: Downloading Word document may not be complete sometimes because of slow internet or any other reason. But Word file looks normal only but you may not be able to open Word file

There are number of other situations in which Word files turn bad and won’t function normally. Do not bother then, you can fix bad Word document using Yodot DOC Repair software on your PC.

Bad Word document repair software:

Yodot DOC Repair helps you retrieve data from bad Word document on your computer. This utility is capable of reading data like text, OLE Objects, image, audio, etc. on bad Word file. You can even fix encrypted Word file on your PC installed with Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, Server 2003 and Server 2008 Operating Systems using this program. Either DOC or DOCX file formats, you can fix them easily using this software as it supports to repair MS Word 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013 versions. Try the trial version for knowing better about software features in practical.

Steps to fix bad Word document:

  • Download Yodot DOC Repair and install it on your computer
  • Run the tool and select bad Word document by browsing or pasting a copied path in the input dialog box and click on “Repair”
  • Software starts scanning selected DOC file and completes the process
  • You can view bad Word file by clicking on “Click Here to preview file”
  • Then save repaired DOC file at a location on storage drive of computer by browsing and then using “Save” option


  • Use powerful anti-virus software to keep away Word files from viruses
  • Keep backup of your important Word documents to be used in case of Word file turning to bad