Thread: MS Office X crashing on start up
12-03-2006, 02:21 PM #1TheCrossGuestMS Office X crashing on start up
Hello, I am having a problem with Office X 10.0.0 on OSX 10.3.9. Everytime I launch word it shuts down as soon as the document is open. I have read about fonts causing problems like this, but making sure all of the default fonts are present dones not work. I have removed and reinstalled Office, and tried the 10.1.8 update, with no success.
Any help would be much appreciated.
12-03-2006, 02:44 PM #2
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It can very much be due to a Font problem. Try removing all the font cache (Onyx is a good tool) and also delete the ~/Library/Preferences/com.microsoft.Word.plist file. If you have created more than one user, try to login to a different user account and see whether the problem still persist.
12-06-2006, 10:46 AM #3TheCrossGuest
Thanks for the help! Will try it later next time I see my friend and his computer.
12-06-2006, 10:51 AM #4
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onyx is a very good tool. i use it very often and sorts any problems that i have. although im afraid i cant help you with the office crashing problem.
12-06-2006, 05:49 PM #5
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