Office 2016 documents saving as PDF instead of word RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi, I recently had problems with Office 2016 activation. Winnie helped me rectify this problem  however since then I am unable to to save word documents as they revert to PDFs for some reason. 

    Please help 



    Tuesday, August 14, 2018 11:59 PM


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  • Hi ,


    Our forum focus on a software called MS Teams, the icon like the following screenshot. Based on your description, this issue was related to the Office activation or Office, please do not post here.

    Thanks for your understanding.

    Best Regards,
    Leon Lu

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    Wednesday, August 15, 2018 1:38 AM
  • I'd ask for help over here.



    Regards, Dave Patrick ....
    Microsoft Certified Professional
    Microsoft MVP [Windows Server] Datacenter Management

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    Wednesday, August 15, 2018 2:26 AM
  • Hi what you will need to do is see the bottom of the saving screen where you will find save type. open the option choose word document. It will save as word document.
    Wednesday, August 15, 2018 4:51 AM