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  1.    13 Sep 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Cant save MS Word docs


    Since i have upgraded to Win 10 i can no longer save any documents i create with MS Word.

    I try to save and this error messages pops up every time, and now i cant save any projects i create.
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  2.    13 Sep 2015 #2
    Join Date : Mar 2015
    New Mexico
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    Windows 10 Pro,

    Have you checked the path where the file system stores your documents. Click on the file icon in the task bar, scroll up to the "documents" section at the top and right click on properties, then click on location to check the path.
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  3.    13 Sep 2015 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter

    I have chosen to save in Documents or Desktop, it doesnt seem to matter where i tell it to save to that error message appears.

    Even if i just go to overwrite the existing file i cant save.
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  4.    13 Sep 2015 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10 Home

    Instead of Microsoft Word, how about free LibreOffice....an excellent alternative. Try downloading LibreOffice and see if you can save those documents...BTW, it will save in all Microsoft Word formats plus its own "odt" format. If the documents can be saved, then you probably have a corrupted Microsoft program and might try re-installing it.
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  5.    13 Sep 2015 #5
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    Thread Starter

    Ok i will try that thank you.
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  6.    13 Sep 2015 #6
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    It's more than likely a permissions problem. Check the permissions on your Username/Documents folder and make sure you have access to it, IE Full control.
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  7.    13 Sep 2015 #7
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  8.    13 Sep 2015 #8
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    Thread Starter

    Running the office repair now.

    In the mean time i think i have all permissions ticked is this correct?
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  9.    13 Sep 2015 #9
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    Ok just ran the repair and no luck the same error message appears
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  10.    13 Sep 2015 #10
    Join Date : Dec 2014
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    Win 7

    Quote Originally Posted by gbu View Post
    Running the office repair now.

    In the mean time i think i have all permissions ticked is this correct?
    Highlight your Username and check the permissions. In your SS you have System highlighted and of course it has Full rights.
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