How to Fix Word Document that is Not Displaying Images?

MS Word is most friendly text editor application which makes it possible to create, store or convey documents with specific information. One can include various objects such as text, hyperlinks, clip arts, charts, OEL objects, images, video and lot more in a Word file. However, images or any objects present in Word file may not display due to number of reasons.

Generally, Word document does show images or other elements when you are using “Wrapping style” option instead of “In line with text” option. So, first check which option you are using and modify if “Wrapping style” option is enabled as follows:

  • Click on respective image or element
  • On “Format” tab, select “Text Wrapping” in “Arrange group”
  • Click “In line with text” option in drop down list

Other than this issue, pictures are not visible in Word document when “Show drawings and text boxes on screen” or “Print drawings created in Word” option is disabled or “Use draft quality option” is enabled in it. In few events, while accessing document file in “Draft or Online view” view option, you may not find images placed in particular location. So, try to enable or disable respective options in Word file as specified previously and fix the problems.

However, even large size of Word file, virus attacks, improper termination of MS Word tool or conflicts between objects embedded in Word document may cause this kind of trouble. In case, if Word file is corrupted because of these factors and displaying images partially, then don’t worry!! Make use of accurate Word file application to fix Word document that does not show images on Windows computer.

Word document repair software:

Yodot DOC Repair is well-organized software which used to repair Word document (DOC and DOCX) that does not display images in Microsoft Office Word application. This tool thoroughly scans partial Word file and troubleshoot any type of its issues in simple steps. You can also fix Word object corrupt no longer available error caused due to conflicts between various objects of Word document such as images, text, tables, videos, charts, hyperlinks, OLE objects and many more elements. This utility is designed with powerful file repair mechanism to fix even severely damaged Word documents that displays symbols instead of text, which are created in Word 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007 and 2010 versions. Even, you can easily run this program on Windows family of operating systems such as Window 8.1, Window 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows server 2008 and 2003.

Steps to fix Word file that is not showing images:

  • Download Yodot DOC Repair program on Windows computer
  • Run the utility and follow on-screen guidelines
  • From first screen, select corrupt Word document by using “Browse” button
  • After selection, to initiate repair procedure click on the “Repair” button
  • Then, this application scans damaged Word file, which can be observed in progress bar
  • After completion, you can view Word document with its file description
  • At end, save the fixed Word file to your desired location on Windows system


  • Don’t terminate MS Office Word application all of sudden while accessing any Word document
  • Backup significant Word files on multiple external storage device
  • Install and maintain good antivirus program to remove harmful viruses from Windows PC