How to Repair .Docx Files Not Showing Word Icon on Windows 10

It is very easy to identify the type of file by looking at its icon. This feature helps users quickly identify the right file type from a stack of different file types. If the Word icon does not appear for .doc or .docx files on your computer, this is very problematic for you. To solve the problem, follow these step-by-step solutions and you will see a normal Word icon on .doc and .docx file types.

Why do .docx files not display the Word icon?

This type of problem is usually caused by a conflict with the default program settings in Windows, so you do not see the Microsoft Word icon on .docx files. So, if you suddenly find that the Microsoft Word icon is empty or missing and not displaying properly on Office .doc and .docx document files on your Windows 10 computer, you can try the possible solutions listed below. read more

Error Fix: “Microsoft.Windows.ShellExperienceHost” and “Microsoft.Windows.Cortana” Applications Need to be Installed

The Start menu is one of the features highlighted in Windows 10. The reason is that Microsoft removed the Start menu in Windows 8, and many users asked the Redmond software “giant” to restore it. The company listened to its consumers, and as a result, the Start menu is back in Windows 10. If you’re having problems with the Start menu, most Windows experts advise you to run the Start menu troubleshooter.

However, after running the troubleshooter, some users found that some of the problems they found were still present and the troubleshooter was unable to fix them. One of these issues is the following: read more

How to Solve the “Missing plugins” error in Adobe InDesign

Adobe InDesign is useful software and therefore has a significant number of users. However, several InDesign users have recently reported the message “Cannot open the file. Adobe InDesign plug-ins are missing. Please update your plugins to the latest versions.” It appears when users try to open a file created with Adobe InDesign on their computer.

What causes the Adobe InDesign Missing Plugins error?

  • The error occurs after installing a third-party plugin for Adobe InDesign.
  • When using certain plug-ins included with InDesign.
  • Errors associated with plug-ins associated with certain documents.
  • Sometimes the error indicates that certain “plug-ins are missing“.
  • The error also occurs when referring to a specific plug-in in a collision log file.

How to fix the “missing plug-ins” error in Adobe InDesign?

Remove the plugin information from your file

  1. Open the InDesign program.
  2. Click File, then choose the Export option.
  3. Export the file in .idml format.
  4. The .idml file format can be opened in any previous version of Adobe InDesign.
  5. After opening the file in InDesign (for example, CS3), simply save it as .inx and export it as a “.indd” file to remove all of the plugin information stored in that file.
  6. After completing this process, check to see if the error message appears again.

Tip: This method should help if the program reports a plugin missing (model.indesignplugin channels) error. The problem occurs when you try to open an old .indd file. read more

Error correction: `Microsoft Excel is trying to recover your information`

When using Microsoft Office, users can easily encounter various types of problems. For example, some users report the error `Microsoft Excel is trying to get your information. In this article, I will show you some practical methods to solve this problem on your PC.

As you all know, Microsoft Excel is a widely used tool that is part of Microsoft Office. It is a good spreadsheet program available for various platforms: Windows, macOS, Android, and iOS. With Microsoft Excel, viewing and analyzing data becomes a simple task. However, sometimes your Excel doesn’t work, and many people cite the “Microsoft Excel is trying to retrieve your data” error. read more

Repair: We cannot open this file right now. Make sure OneDrive is running on your PC

Microsoft OneDrive, formerly known as SkyDrive, is a file hosting and synchronization service that helps back up, protect, sync, and access photos and files across all devices. It’s a useful tool for most users.

Unfortunately, some Windows users have reported that they can’t open files in OneDrive and only get a notification window that says:

This file cannot be opened.
Make sure that OneDrive is working on your PC and then try again.

If you encounter the same problem, don’t worry because there are solutions. You don’t have to try them all. Keep going through the list until you solve the problem. Now let’s get down to troubleshooting. read more

How to Repair Paint 3D Not Working on Windows 10

Paint 3D is one of the built-in applications in Windows 10 that allows you to add three-dimensional shapes and effects to your images. Some users have reported on forums that the error message Paint 3D is currently unavailable appears when trying to run this application.

The full error message is:

Paint 3D is currently unavailable in your account. Here is the error code if you need it 0x803F8001.

Here are some possible solutions for this error message.

Why is Paint 3D not working in Windows 10?

We know from experience that all applications and operating systems have flaws. These flaws are usually random bugs and bugs that affect your performance. Paint 3D is no exception. Recently, people reported that their Paint 3D suddenly stopped working. read more

How do I fix the Outlook WebApp cannot download attachments

Outlook WebApp

Outlook Web App, now known as Outlook on the Web, from Microsoft, is a Web-based e-mail client that allows users to access Exchange Server mailboxes from any Web browser. Users can use the OWA access URL, account username, and password to access the mailbox in a Web browser. You can create and send emails with attachments using Outlook Web App and even work offline with Outlook on your desktop.

There is a problem with Outlook on the web where it stops downloading email attachments – it is limited or does not download attachments. This blog is designed to provide users with information on why the “Outlook Web App can’t download attachments” problem occurs and how to solve it. read more