Word File Repair on Windows 8

“Hi everyone, there is a problem with a Word file on my Windows 8 PC. I have some important data in it and when I double click on it to open, the computer hangs. I tested whether it is because of any other issue, but it is because of Word file only. Please let me know if you have any solution for this. Thanks in advance...”

In the above case, problem with Word file makes a way for other unusual behaviors of computer. When Microsoft Word file is corrupt, it behaves indifferently. It may in turn cause Windows 8 system to hang. If system hangs repeatedly, then it results in damage or loss of files and you might not be able to view data in Word file. Do not worry in that circumstance as there is a solution for it which you will discover ahead in the page. Have a look at some other scenarios in which Word file gets corrupted on Windows 8 system as given below:

  • File Transfer: While transferring Word file between drives on Windows 8 computer, if the connection is lost for sudden system shutdown, power failure or any other reason
  • CRC Error: There may be some changes introduced to Word file when it is being transmitted through a media. Some junk values might get inserted during transmission causing CRC error in Word file at the receiver end
  • Macro Viruses: Word files are infected by Macro viruses which are specially targeted to infect documents on your Windows 8 system and makes them inaccessible
  • Software Malfunction: When Windows 8 OS is not installed properly on your computer, then some applications may not function normally, which  may damage Word file saved on Windows 8 PC

Whatever may be the reason for Word file corruption on Windows 8 computer, you can repair it using Yodot DOC Repair which is the standard tool for fixing Word files on Windows platform.

Word file repair software for Windows 8:

Yodot DOC Repair software helps you fix Word files in Windows 8 computers. This tool is capable of repairing Word files in .doc and .docx file formats. This application enables you to fix Word files displaying errors when tried to access or open them. This program repairs document and recover hyperlinks, text, images, etc. type of data stored in it. You can even fix encrypted Word files or password protected Word documents saved on different drives of Windows 8 computer using this software. Other than Windows 8, this utility is capable of repairing Word files on Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003 and Windows 2008 operating systems. Try the software before you purchase and get to know more about it.

Procedural steps to fix Word file on Windows 8:

  • Download Yodot DOC Repair on your Windows 8 PC and install it
  • Run the tool and select Word file which has to be repaired
  • Click on “Repair” option to start repair process
  • After repair process, you can view Word file using “Click Here to preview file” option
  • Then save repaired Word file at a location by browsing and selecting “Save” option


  • Use updated anti-virus software for avoiding Word file corruption on Windows 8 computer
  • Backup copy of Word file saved on Windows 8 PC on any other storage device