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Ansh P., MS Office Specialist
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when I click on the word app icon i get a blue spinning circle

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when I click on the word app icon i get a blue spinning circle and then nothing opens
Hi and welcome.

I'm Ansh and today, I will be trying my best to solve your issue.

What is your operating system?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

windows 8

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Hi Ansh,

its Windows 8.1

Thanks Mick,

Would you like me to fix this issue remotely?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

that would be excellent if you can. Just to confirm with you I bought this as a pack and it includes powerpoint, excell etc. All of the icons respond in the same way.

I will fix this.


Please click on this link and run Team viewer:
You will get an ID/Password.

Please give me the ID Password ***** one reply and do not close the window showing ID Password.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.



ID ********* /p>

Password *****

Mick, pls give me the id again in this format:

Customer: replied 3 years ago.


Thanks, ***** ***** connect now. Please wait.
Mick, how is it now?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Bizarly it works now on my wifes e-mail account but I still get an error message on mine

Which error?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

were sorry but word has run into a problem that means word needs to close. there is then a tab to repair which does nothing

Can we continue this tomorrow please? I need to go offline for today. I will remotely fix this.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


Thankyou for your help. It has been a great help.


Glad to help, Mick.

Let's try to sort this today. Thank you so much!!
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Do you need me to do anything? I have checked again this morning and everything is working on my wifes sign on and on mine everything exceppt word is working.

Mick, Since when this started exactly?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


this all started to work after the second install that you ran.

Strangest of all is that if my wife is signed in and I go to the top right hand corner and switch user to me I can access Word. Just not if I go in through my sign on page.

At the end of the day this is now a workable solution and I am sure that you have enough other people to help.

Thank You for you persistence and communication. Both of which have been excellent.

Kind Regards.


Thanks Mick. I suspect that your profile may be corrupt. Please uninstall all those softwares which I told you about. They are usually the cause of corrupt registry/profile.

Please do leave me a rating for the help below! Have a nice day!!
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