Microsoft Office for Mac keeps crashing few minutes after opening the document. Users can’t close the word documents.
Fix 1: Exit full screen mode and close document
Sometimes apps work different in full screen mode.Exit full screen and close the document.
Fix 2: Move the preferences file to trash
- Navigate to Finder and click “Go” in the menubar.
- Press and hold down the Option key and choose “Library”.
- Navigate to the Preferences and move the MS Office and Word plists to the trash.
- Press and hold down the Shift key and open Word.
Fix 3: Install latest Microsoft update
This issue happened in documents that have ” Track changes” On. Try to open new Word document without track changes.
Then press help -> check for updates.
Or navigate these links and install latest update.Download Link.
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