Repair Word 2010 Template

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

Word 2010 Template Repair


Microsoft Office Word is a word document handling tool developed by Microsoft Corporation for operation on Windows OS and Mac OS X enabled systems. Microsoft Word comes along with Microsoft (MS) Office Suite and as a standalone application as well. MS Word is the most frequently used word document processing tool to create and edit as well as to transfer word documents / E-mails and other word files. It is often used to create and distribute Emails and to create word project works. MS Word application runs on all major PC operating systems, tablets and phone platforms as well, in order to access a Word file. Any MS Word file is stored as a default file extension - .doc or .docx on your drive.

What is a Microsoft Office Word 2010 template?

A MS Word template with file extension as .dotx / .dotm is a sample Word document designed to contain any user defined custom and / or default settings like particular themes, different layouts, customized fonts, specific effects, various background patterns, already written contents and many other settings. A user can create his own template or pick from many pre-defined templates that suits his Word document. If any user wants the predefined templates to apply to any of his Word document, then he only has to select that particular template and apply on the Word file.

Repair Word 2010 Template (.dotx / .dotm) file:

Likewise any other digital file on your computer, a Word template file too can get corrupted due to reasons unknown. Think-through this scenario: You have designed a Word template file consisting of your company logos, different types of designs and patterns like themes, effects and backgrounds, etc. that you regularly use for your business documents. One fine day, due to unknown reasons, you are not able to open that Word template file and while trying to find out what’s the reason behind this error, you corrupt it. Likewise, the file has become corrupt due to any reason and you don’t understand what’s causing this error and what the procedure to repair Word 2010 template is.

Some major factors leading to a MS Word file corruption:

  • Virus and malwares are the most notorious applications known to corrupt or damage any files on your computer
  • Downloading or transferring Word files improperly or over faulty client servers can corrupt the Word files and make them inaccessible
  • Modifying the file extension of Word files due to reasons best known to you can damage a Word file
  • Accessing the MS Word files using any third party applications like WinZip of any Antivirus tool can corrupt any MS Word document

Now, let us help you in gaining access to the MS Word 2010 template files or to fix Word 2010 template files. All MS Word documents are very much fixable. Read on to know how to restore Word 2010 template files.

One method: Select the inaccessible MS Word file and save it as web page document using the Save as Web option. Exit the Word file and reopen it in HTML and then save it back as a Word document. The HTML program causes the MS Word file to entirely re-create the internal structure of that MS Word document. This should probably help you in performing word 2010 template fix if the Word template has minor issues.

Best alternate: Repair Word 2010 template files using Remo Repair Word:

Remo Repair is a renowned Word file fix tool that will assist you in instantly repairing Word 2010 template as well as all MS Word related files. This Word file repair tool has an ability to repair Word files after virus removal, after modifying the file extension, after accessing Word files with any third party tools that corrupted the files, and in other circumstances with utmost ease. It has a smart built-in technology that thoroughly scans and fixes even severely corrupt MS Word files. It also allows you to preview all recovered contents prior to saving them back on your computer.


Steps to repair Word 2010 template and all MS Word files using Remo Repair Word:

Step 1: Download and install Remo Repair Word tool. Run the software and browse the corrupt Word template file and click on "Repair" button.

Restore Word 2010 Template - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: Once the application starts the repair process, you can see the repair process through progress screen.

Word 2010 Template Fix - Repairing Progress

Figure B: Repair Progress

Step 3: After the repair process is complete, you can preview the Word template document by using "Preview File" option.

Fix Word 2010 Template - Preview Repaired File

Figure C: Preview Repaired File

Step 4: Finally click on "Save" to store the repaired Word file to any selected location.

Word 2010 Template Repair - Save Repaired File

Figure D: Save Repaired Word File