Corrupt Word File Recovery

How to recover corrupt word file?

Corrupt files are nothing but, the files that are not readable by the application and gives some error messages or even sometimes no response from the system. Under such situations most of the users feel that, it is waste to keep such files on the system as they consume space. At this time users decide to delete the corrupt word file, and make some vacant space in the storage device. Consider the below scenario, where user had deleted corrupt files and now looking to regain corrupt word file.

“Hey..! Recently I had erased lot of corrupt word files from my system, thinking that they are of no use anymore, but after deleting those corrupt files from my system, I found the way to repair the corrupt file and make it readable once again, but to do so first I need those deleted files back on the system. Now I am searching for the tool to retrieve corrupt word file, so that I can repair it later using repair software.”

Corrupt word file recovery is easily possible with Remo Recovery Software, this recovery tool is so powerful that will get back corrupt word file on the system in very quick time.

Remo Recover Windows is capable to restore corrupt word file from all the latest versions of Windows Operating System like windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8. It also supports to FAT 16, FAT32, NTFS, and NTFS5 file system.

Features of Remo Recover:

  • Simple and easy to use
  • Guarantee of data recovery
  • Preview recovered file before saving it
  • Save recovery session to avoid re-scan

Reasons for file corruption:

There are several reasons, which makes file to get corrupt and make it useless for the users. Here are few such causes, which are most commonly seen for word file corruption.

Virus attack: Suppose, you are using internet on your system and your system is not protected with good antivirus, then your system is under high risk of virus attack. When some virus, affect the word files that are present on the system, it damages the word file and make it unreadable for the users.

Changing the file type: Word file are accessed using MS Word software, but trying to change it and forcing the file to access through some other unsupported file types will damage the file permanently.

Interrupting the process: When you are trying to opening or saving the word files, you interrupt the process and terminate it in the middle, this unexpected event by the user leads to file corruption.

Using unreliable software: Most of user prefer to use software which are free in market, but they are unaware of the fact that, most of these untrusted software will cause damage to their files and make them dead.


Safety measures:

  • Take back up regularly of your important files and save those in safe zone like CD/DVD
  • Always use good and effective antivirus on your system to protect files from virus attack
  • Handle your files carefully when you are dealing with some operating on it, as they are vital for you

Steps for corrupt word file recovery using Remo Recover:

Step 1: Install Remo Recover and run it on your system.

Step 2: Select Recover Files option to restore files and then choose a drive from which you would like to recover Word files.

Recover Corrupt Word File - Main screen

Figure 1: Main screen

Step 3: Click Scan for the software to scan the selected drive and list all found files.

Retrieve Corrupt Word File - Scanning progress

Figure 2: Scanning progress

Step 4: Use the File Type View option to have recovered files organised by file types, making it easier for you to select Word files to recover.

Restore Corrupt Word File - View recovered files

Figure 3: View recovered files

Step 5: Finally, preview the files and save them to a desired location

Get Back Corrupt Word File - Preview recovered files and save

Figure 4: Preview recovered files and save