Microsoft Office is perhaps the most used program in Windows 10, or for that matter in any version of Windows. If you are a professional, MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint are something you need on a regular basis. These applications are more convenient for working on text documents, spreadsheets for data maintenance, and for presentation purposes.
However, sometimes these apps can slow down, causing them to open very slowly. This can be frustrating while working on a project, but there is a way to open Office documents faster. Let's see how.
How to fix Microsoft Word opening very slowly on Windows 10 using file options
Step 1: Open MS Word > Click on the file archive tab at the top left of the document.
Step 2: Click on archive tab> click Choices in the context menu.
Step 3: A Word options window> click Advanced tab on the left side of the panel> on the right side of the panel, scroll down to general category> uncheck the Update automatic links on opening option> press ok.
* Note - Pressing ok it will save the changes and bring you back outdoors password Doc. Now click archive and so Choices again to reach the Word options window.
Step 4: On the left side of the panel, click Trust Center > on the right side of the panel, click Trust Center Settings button. Press ok to save changes and exit.
Step 5: A Trust Center window> in the left panel, click Protected view > in the right side panel uncheck all options under the file Protected view category. Press ok to save and exit.
Step 6: Click File> Option> again on the left side of the window, click Macro settings > on the right side of the panel, click the radio button next to the option - Disable all macros without notification. Now press the button ok to save changes and exit.
You are ready. Now you can try to open MS Word and it will open immediately.
How to fix Microsoft Excel opens very slowly in Windows 10 using file options
Step 1: Repeat the same procedure with MS Excel da Step 1 to Step 2.
Step 2: On the left side of the panel, click Advanced > on the right side of the panel> general category> deselect Request to update automatic links. Press ok to save and exit.
Step 3: Repeat the steps of 4 pass to 6 pass as in the case of MS Word.
Are you done MS Excel settings and it will open immediately now.