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Windows 7: How Do I Make Microsoft Word Starter Load Faster

09 Dec 2012   #1
Melita

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
How Do I Make Microsoft Word Starter Load Faster

Hello,

With my Windows 7 Home Premium I use Microsoft Word Starter 2010, which came preloaded to my laptop. I save much information in it's standard 'document' page. When I click on a saved document, after about 5 seconds it displays the small window "Microsoft Word Starter 2010" and goes through some process, telling me it is 'starting', 'processing' and takes a further 10 to 20 seconds for the actual document to open. This happens even when opening a blank document. Is there any way that I can speed up the opening of a document.

Regards.


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09 Dec 2012   #2
AC

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 

Hi. Welcome to the forums.
Maybe you could use these tips?
How to Speed Up Microsoft Office: 8 Tips | TechJaws.com

-Darren
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09 Dec 2012   #3
Melita

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Thank you Darren for the welcome message. The link you gave opened to the web page. In that page there is a link to a page in another site which does not open. Please see the attached screen shot. I have been trying to get it, but so far no success.

Best regards.


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09 Dec 2012   #4
AC

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 

Hmmm. Try a different browser maybe? It opens for me in Chrome on Ubuntu, and IE9 and Firefox in W7.
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09 Dec 2012   #5
Melita

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Thanks, I will.
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10 Dec 2012   #6
Irene

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

You could try a repair:
Word Starter edition is very slow. - Microsoft Community

Quote:
Try to repair Office starter 2010 and verify the status.
To do so go to Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features > Select the Office 2010 suite installed > Click on Change > Repair > Continue.
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10 Dec 2012   #7
Melita

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Hello Irene,

Thank you for this. I did the 'repair' a couple of weeks back but no joy. The link that 714 gave has something there. It opens a web site 'techjaws.com". It tells you to move some of the startup files of Word to another place. Unfortunately, a search in C: using the link they give, turns up blank. I tried for over an hour, everywhere in the computer.

Further, 'techjaws' page gives another help link which does not open. I got the message "You tried to visit www.theworldofoffice.com, which is not loading. I also changed my DNS server and tried with the same result using IE9, Firefox and Chrome (as 714 suggested). Pasted the URL and tried, with the same result.

So I am back to square one!

Best regards.
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10 Dec 2012   #8
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Could you give us a screen shot of msconfic/Start Up.

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10 Dec 2012   #9
Melita

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Here it is. It shows the full list.

Regards.


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10 Dec 2012   #10
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

I think this will help you.
Optimize Windows 7
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