What it means if it says “Office Program not Responding”, clear changes as mentioned here…

Why does an office program says that it’s not responding. Because of the resources used on your system, it requires to kill some repeated processes to make it to work.

Office Program not Responding

A difficult situation arises when you want to work on any of the MS Office applications like MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, or Outlook don’t open up rather show a non-responding message.

This unpleasant result might be linked with a number of undesired situations,

  • When your PC has inaccessible, or a removable drive.
  • When your device is linked to different map networks that are offline, or nonexistent.
  • A non-trusted drive domain.
  • When a map drive is linked to WAN (Wide Area Network).
  • When your mapped drive is located on a slow computer, which has an old version of Windows than your PC is using.
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How to fix not Responding to Difficulty?

At first disconnect, all the network drives that might be the sole reason for not responding pop up.

Since there are numerous versions of Microsoft Windows, you might get slightly different options on your PC depending on the Microsoft Windows Version you are using

Steps to Resolve the Issue

  1. Tap on MY Computer then clicks on Disconnect Network Drive.
  2. A Dialogue box will open, write down the drive name that you want to disconnect, and then tap on OK.
  3. Repeat this step to disconnect all the offline network drives.

If you don’t know the Exact Driver name, then apply the following steps,

  1. Open the start window, then tap on
  2. A box will open, enter the Computer name there which is actually the name of the server which is responsible for resource sharing.
  3. In the absence of the resource name, an error message will pop up, “network name can’t be found”
  4. Use Windows Explorer to view the drive contents in this situation.

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