Restore Damaged Microsoft Word Document

Have your MS Office Word file got corrupted!! Word file becomes inaccessible and showing error message while trying to open it!! Word file documents exhibits such behaviors when it is corrupted due to any external or internal causes. Corrupted Word files shows incorrect formatting and layouts, unreadable characters on the screen and error messages while accessing. Also, the computer stops responding when you load or view the Word file or shows any other unusual behavior if the Word file is corrupted.

Possible error messages you may get while trying to access the corrupt Word files

Damaged Word files may pop out the following error messages while trying to open them

  • “The document name or path is not valid. Try these suggestions. Check the file permissions for the document or drive. Use the File Open dialog box to locate the document.”
  • “Word cannot open the document: user does not have access privileges.”
  • “Word cannot open the document.”

When you come across the above said error messages then it is obvious that the Word file is corrupted and it cannot be opened. You may think of manual methods to fix these issues, but it may not recover the files or give you partial recovery.

Scenarios of Word file corruption

  • Bad Sectors

Due to ageing of hard drives and other storage devices, bad sectors may develop. Word files residing in those devices may get damaged due to the increase of bad sectors

  • Interruption of Word file transfer

Interrupting the transfer process due to sudden shutdown of system or by removing the external device abruptly while the Word document is being transferred from one device to another may corrupt the file and makes it inaccessible

  • Frequent conversion of Word file

Converting the Word file using unreliable third party software often to different formats like PDF or text document may cause corruption and the file may refuses to open.

  • Macro Virus Infection

Macro viruses have the potential to damage Word document and other computer software. Macro Virus infection can affect the functioning of Word files

To overcome all the above said and other scenarios which are responsible for Wordfile corruption, you need an efficient repair tool. Remo Repair Word is one such tool which overcomes corruption problems and repairs the damaged Word files efficiently by creating a healthy new file.

Remo Repair Word– Tool to Repair Corrupted Word Files

Remo Repair Word is read only software which scans the Word files with .doc and .docx extensions and repairs the corrupted file and generates new healthy file. Process of repair involves

  • Taking out all the data from the corrupted Word file
  • The extracted data is saved to a new healthy file
  • Carries out the repair process and fixes the damaged part of the file

Throughout the process the original file is kept safe as it is the read only software and also the process is carried out in the new file. The advantage of using Remo software is it repairs and recovers the Word files along with text, formatting, OLE objects, and fields including hyperlinks from corrupt DOC files.

Features of Remo Repair Word Tool

  • It has advanced repair engine which repairs Word files with fast approach
  • It has self descriptive and user friendly interface, as it doesn’t need any expertise to use the software and carry out the repair process
  • It will repair and recover Word file corrupted due to any complex errors like Computer virus, header corruption, power failure etc.
  • The repaired file can be evaluated using preview option before saving it
  • The recovered file can be stored to CD/DVD or to any other external storage device etc

Versions of Windows Operating System Supported by Remo Repair Word

Operating Systems – Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

MS Office versions supported – Microsoft Office 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 and Office 365

Caveats to Remember to avoid Word file corruption

  • Avoid improper termination of Word document application
  • Take periodical backup of data stored in hard drive
  • Do not interrupt while the Word file is being transferred from one device to another
  • Converting the format of Word file often may damage the file hence it should be avoided

To know more details about how to recover corrupt Word files using Remo Repair Word tool refer to following link


Fixing AVI Videos

AVI is a multimedia video format that has audio, video, subtitle, still images in a single file. Due to its high quality they have been extensively used across the world. Nowadays most of the movies, videos available in internet are in AVI format. They are supported by most of the multimedia players like Windows media player, Media player Classic, VLC player, Real player and many others. Like other videos format, corruption in AVI videos is a common issue.

As damage or corruption of AVI videos are unpredictable and sometimes unavoidable, it is always suggested to have backup of them. But many times users forget or neglect to preserve copy of essential AVI video. In case, if you have an inaccessible or not properly playing AVI video do not worry. You can repair AVI video and make it playable again with its original quality.

Here is the list of various problems associated with AVI video that are commonly encountered by users:

  • AVI video fails to play in any of the multimedia player
  • Suddenly AVI video might freeze and stops playing
  • AVI video is playing but without sound
  • Lag in audio and video of AVI movie, i.e. audio and video synchronization is missing
  • Cannot forward or rewind AVI video being played
  • Distortions and pixel skipping in AVI movie

Whenever you encounter any of these states with AVI video, it is clearly exhibiting as corruption. However, there may be several other issues with AVI video, no matter what are those you can repair it with the help of Remo Repair AVI tool.

Remo Repair AVI application’s features which are helpful in fixing AVI video:

Remo Repair AVI is especially designed to fix AVI video corruption. This utility separates audio and video stream of a damaged/ broken AVI file and later adjoins them to create a healthy video. Whether AVI is having bad frames or corrupted header, the tool easily fixes them and presents you with actual clarity. You can fix AVI video on Windows or Macintosh OS X platforms. It supports various Windows operating systems like Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and Windows Sever 2003. Compatible MAC OS X versions are Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow Leopard and Leopard.

This tool provides various benefits for users to ease the AVI repairing process. The tool itself is wizard based, so that you will get digitized instructions that are simple to execute AVI file repair. You can also avail technical team assistance for free at any time. Moreover, the tool does not damage original source AVI file, so without any worries you can use the app. Also you can check out whether the tool is capable for repairing AVI file using free demo version. You will be having preview facility with demo version to view repaired AVI video.

Other than repairing AVI files, the tool can also repair XVID and DIVX video files. The program also supports different storage devices like USB drive, internal hard disk of computer, external HDD, etc. where broken AVI videos are kept.

Remo Repair AVI supports below situations due to which AVI file gets corrupted:

AVI file header Corruption: AVI file header can get corrupted due to loss of power, or improper termination of AVI video, etc. So, vital information like type, size, location, extension, etc. regarding AVI file will be lost resulting in unplayable AVI video.

Virus Attack: An AVI file can get infected from viruses that may come via internet, virus infected devices used for transferring process, etc. These viruses replicate themselves and corrupts AVI video file.

Storage device corruption: The storage device where AVI videos are stored may get corrupted due to formation of bad sectors, storage drive crash and other conflicts. In such case AVI video will not respond to user’s access as they are corrupted due to storage device malfunction.

Selecting incompatible media player: When AVI movies, video clips are tried playing on inappropriate media players there may exist codec issues. In such case, AVI file’s audio and video synchronization will be missed as proper codec’s are not available to encode or decode AVI video.

Other Reasons: Improper AVI file sharing process, improper AVI file conversions, compression, etc. may cause annoying errors while accessing AVI video that indicates AVI file corruption.

Precautionary measures to be taken to avoid AVI file corruption in future:

  • Do not try playing AVI videos on unsupported media players
  • Once watching AVI video has been finished, follow proper method to exit
  • Install good quality antivirus software on your system to prevent virus attacks
  • To be in safer side, better to maintain backup of important AVI videos in multiple storage devices