How to turn off Windows Firewall?

Turning off Windows firewall is required sometimes on a proxy network to allow the communication.

windows firewall

1.Select Windows Firewall icon in control panel as shown above. firewall option

select turn windows firewall on or off as shown in the above image.

select firewall options

So the above steps will guide in turning off the firewall.

In fact, the firewall provided by Microsoft Windows will not cause any issue for communication with Microsoft update servers or office servers.

Sometimes, the firewall is overruled by Antivirus programs which may create an issue.

Follow the other help articles to temporarily disallow the firewall.

How to analyse the issues Occurred with Microsoft Office in event viewer?

How to analyse the issues Occurred with Microsoft Office in event viewer

An event is any significant occurrence in the system or in a program that requires users to be notified, or an entry added to a log. The Event Log Service records application, security, and system events in Event Viewer. With the event logs in Event Viewer, you can obtain information about your hardware, software, and system components, and monitor security events on a local or remote computer. Event logs can help you identify and diagnose the source of current system problems, or help you predict potential system problems.

Event Log Types

Windows Logs

-Application Logs under Windows Logs will also give the information about the error occured due to which the office program has got corrupted..

Applications and  Services Logs

-Microsoft Office Alerts is displayed  under Applications and Service Logs which explains  the issues with Office Program.

The above images explains how to open Event viewer in Windows 8.

The second image shows the Microsoft Office Alerts under Applications and Services Logs.

Application events are shown under Windows Logs.

All the events displayed on the right hand side after select the appropriate event logs will provide enough information to analyse the issues occurred at the instance when the Microsoft Office program has got corrupted.

These EVENTS are more important to analyse the conflicting programs on your computer.

The process to view the events is to select the Date and Time at which the issue occurred on a computer.


How to repair Office 365?


What is the necessity to repair Office 365?

In case if you have any issues opening Office programs like Word, Excel, PowerPoint , Outlook or any other program, it is advised to perform the repair.

Repair steps:

Windows 7:-

Click on Start

Select Control panel

Open Programs and Features

Type Office365 in the search window

Select the Search result OFFICE 365 program

Select the Change option appears on the top.

You will find two options

Quick Repair and Online Repair.

Quick repair can be done when your computer is not connected to the Internet.

Online repair is the best option if you have internet access.

Windows  8:-

Right click on Start menu

Select Programs and Features

Follow the same steps as mentioned in the above.