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Word 2016 not updating normal dot

Many argue that Word Perfect is better, but I don't use either anymore. However, my job is to help people learn to use the software they have, so I concentrate on the programs most people use.

All of the other products in the office suite Outlook, Powerpoint and Excel seem to work fine. I did a Office 365 repair which re-installed the software, but the same issue appeared.

(In Word 2007 and Word 2010 this file is called ) Every time you make a change to Word's settings, such as changing the default font ( If is deleted, the next time you launch Word it will look for the file, and when it can't be found Word will recreate the file in its original default condition.

Therefore, if Word gets to the point where various kinds of error messages begin to appear the easiest fix is to Of course you must realize that deleting this file will undo all your special settings and that they'll have to be reset.

Note: If is renamed, damaged, or moved, Word automatically creates a new version (which uses the original default settings) the next time that you start Word.

The new version will not include any of the customizations that you made to the version that you renamed or moved.

By Dan Gookin Sometimes the evil lurks in what’s supposed to be Word 2016’s main repository of sanity: the Normal template file.

To fix the Normal template, you must delete it (or rename it) and then Word automatically builds a new, proper Normal template.

I did a clean install of Microsoft Office for Mac 2016 from installers from my campus bookstore.