That prompts the export to pdf error. Mine was 'Export Failed for unknown reason'. Step 1: To begin, launch Word and click File. I submitted a problem file to an email in one of these threads a week ago but no one bothered to respond. You walked me through the process and saved me so much time on a volunteer project I'm working on.
I removed the textboxes with no effect. I can save as or Publish a big Word document 6M, 120pages as normal. I had a document with an inserted sidebar. Method 1: Use Save As in Word This is the fastest, most widely available option! When Windows 7 reaches end of life and end of support in 6 months, it will no longer be a secure, compliant operating system. You can download it free for 14 days or use the free web service. Go to in your computer's web browser.
Then, click Open from the resulting menu as though you were opening another Word file. Thanks for being with us. I've been following this thread for a little while. If you continue using it, you will be putting your data at risk. This will open your Google Docs page if you're logged into your Google Account.
Why will Office 365 2016 not allow me to save a doc. Word 2013 works perfectly before the update yesterday. You don't want to be in the cross-hairs. On top of making this switch away… Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 are popular and well-loved — and they're completely unsupported after January 2020. Thanks ----------- Paolo Bozzola I am having the same issue! However, I can get it back and working again by adjusting the Display options under Word Options. Hence why it is a different file type. And as a final note, it seems that the issue is something to do with positioning of items outside of the document's print margins.
Simply upload your file, pick your preferred conversion method, and start the process. Then I know that I am still in trouble. Note that this trial is designed to prevent you from signing up for it repeatedly, so think of it as a one time only option. So when the document is getting converted, it tries to place everything in the right place, but looses a lot of the code. The same document coverts fine in Word 2013. This option is in the drop-down menu.
Login to Microsoft Onedrive by browser. Choose your ideal format and settings, and click the Export button. This may take a while. Its editing features include the following: text, images, links, pages, watermarks, backgrounds, headers, footers, etc. Step 5: Name your new Word file and save it in your desired location.
I'll be happy to send you another file that fails on my system if you ask for it. I have been a technical writer for over 25 years, and I used to do beta testing for Microsoft Word - because I use tables pretty heavily - but this has me stumped. Maybe I got lucky and that really wasn't the fix. Microsoft will no longer releases updates or security patches. However, when it's pulled back in within the document's print margins, the export to pdf works again.
Smallpdf is fast, simple, and free — all things you want in a handy web app. There is a reason the reply I posted in October 2015 was marked as the answer - because it addresses significant contributions to the problem. For what is supposed to be a rock solid, mature platform and word processor application, I've had nothing but trouble since W10 and Office 2016 and you really don't seem to care. This converter will email the Word file to an address of your own choosing, which may be useful when collaborating on projects for business or school. .