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I did updates on my mac this morning and when it restarted,

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Good day. I did updates on my mac this morning and when it restarted, I tried to open Word and got this error message:

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Process: Microsoft Word [1395]
Path: /Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft Word
Identifier: com.microsoft.Word
Version: 16.12 (16.12.18032004)
Code Type: X86-64 (Native)
Parent Process: ??? [1]
Responsible: Microsoft Word [1395]
User ID: 501Date/Time: 2018-03-25 10:22:56.791 +0200
OS Version: Mac OS X 10.13.3 (17D102)
Report Version: 12
Anonymous UUID: C51977B1-F599-0018-6883-1F0E26A817E5Sleep/Wake UUID: F7B87C24-6154-4FB1-B9CB-83E7D1B0EEB1Time Awake Since Boot: 2600 seconds
Time Since Wake: 3 secondsSystem Integrity Protection: enabledCrashed Thread: 0Exception Type: EXC_CRASH (SIGABRT)
Exception Codes: 0x0000000000000000, 0x0000000000000000
Exception Note: EXC_CORPSE_NOTIFYTermination Reason: DYLD, [0x5] Code SignatureApplication Specific Information:
dyld: launch, loading dependent librariesDyld Error Message:
Library not loaded: @rpath/COMBase.framework/Versions/A/COMBase
Referenced from: /Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft Word
Reason: no suitable image found. Did find:
/Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/../Frameworks/COMBase.framework/Versions/A/COMBase: code signature invalid for '/Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/../Frameworks/COMBase.framework/Versions/A/COMBase'/Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/../Frameworks/COMBase.framework/Versions/A/COMBase: stat() failed with errno=1Binary Images:
0x10de51000 - 0x10fd4dfff +com.microsoft.Word (16.12 - 16.12.18032004) <4550A355-180F-3D3E-B57C-D35B64AB421A> /Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft Word
0x118c08000 - 0x118c5298f dyld (519.2.2) <6695F30B-4E88-3C0B-9867-7D738C44A3E6> /usr/lib/dyld
0x7fff6f64d000 - 0x7fff6f7e0fe7 libsqlite3.dylib (274.5) <A1DEB5AB-8FE8-332E-A7E5-F493F2223FE3> /usr/lib/libsqlite3.dylib
0x7fff6fb11000 - 0x7fff6fb23ffb libz.1.dylib (70) <48C67CFC-940D-3857-8DAD-857774605352> /usr/lib/libz.1.dylibModel: MacBookPro12,1, BootROM MBP121.0171.B00, 2 processors, Intel Core i5, 2.9 GHz, 8 GB, SMC 2.28f7
Graphics: Intel Iris Graphics 6100, Intel Iris Graphics 6100, Built-In
Memory Module: BANK 0/DIMM0, 4 GB, DDR3, 1867 MHz, 0x80AD, 0x483943434E4E4E424C54424C41522D4E5544
Memory Module: BANK 1/DIMM0, 4 GB, DDR3, 1867 MHz, 0x80AD, 0x483943434E4E4E424C54424C41522D4E5544
AirPort: spairport_wireless_card_type_airport_extreme (0x14E4, 0x133), Broadcom BCM43xx 1.0 (7.77.37.5.1a3)
Bluetooth: Version 6.0.2f2, 3 services, 27 devices, 1 incoming serial ports
Network Service: Wi-Fi, AirPort, en0
Serial ATA Device: APPLE SSD SM0512G, 500.28 GB
USB Device: USB 3.0 Bus
USB Device: Internal Memory Card Reader
USB Device: Bluetooth USB Host Controller
Thunderbolt Bus: MacBook Pro, Apple Inc., 27.1 My apple did not crash, I did some updates and the mac started automatically after updating

Technician's Assistant: How much storage do you have left on your Mac? (For Mac OS 10.70 and later, you can check storage through the Apple Menu -> About This Mac -> Storage. For earlier versions, you can do this through Finder.)

388.28 GB available from 500.07 GB

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I am desperate!

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Hi and Welcome. My Name is ***** ***** I look forward to assisting you today with your question.

Download and install this update ---> https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?linkid=525133

Then restart your Mac. Does it work now?

Please let me know if that didn't work, so I will continue to help you until we fix the problem

Note : This is not my final answer. I strive to provide Excellent service or 5 star service. If you feel you've received anything less or if you are not satisfied or if my solutions didn't work, please don't rate me bad or poor or ok as it will badly affect my job here. Instead of rating, please let me know by replying in here and I will stay with you and try my best to help you until you are fully satisfied or the issue is resolved.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
The link you sent me will not download properly

What happens when you download it? Any errors?

When you click on the link, the file will be downloaded directly and you may not see any page

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Hello? The link you sent me is still trying to download. I copied it and tried to open it in safari and that did not work either. I am concerned that I have paid money for this.

It is a direct link. That means when you click on the link, it will download the file directly and it may not any website. Is your internet fast enough?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I checked and it is. I will keep checking on it. Thank you

That is a big download, so it will take a lot of time if your internet is slow. So you need to let the download complete. Check Downloads button and you will see the progress. How much time is it showing there?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
One hour and 10 minutes

Make sure you didn't start multiple times. Cancel all others if there are duplicate downloads.

Then let it complete. Let me know the results please

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
The link downloaded completely but when I try to open it I get the same error message

After downloading the file, did you open the file and install it?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I did. I did the full installation. I tried to start it from Launchpad and got the same error message again

Are you able to open Power Point or Excel?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
they both open
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Process: Microsoft Word [4085]
Path: /Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft Word
Identifier: com.microsoft.Word
Version: 16.12 (16.12.18032004)
Code Type: X86-64 (Native)
Parent Process: ??? [1]
Responsible: Microsoft Word [4085]
User ID: 501Date/Time: 2018-03-25 21:38:22.194 +0200
OS Version: Mac OS X 10.13.3 (17D102)
Report Version: 12
Anonymous UUID: C51977B1-F599-0018-6883-1F0E26A817E5Sleep/Wake UUID: CC9A87CC-6E9D-42CE-BB0D-FC75C57886B5Time Awake Since Boot: 18000 seconds
Time Since Wake: 490 secondsSystem Integrity Protection: enabledCrashed Thread: 0Exception Type: EXC_CRASH (SIGABRT)
Exception Codes: 0x0000000000000000, 0x0000000000000000
Exception Note: EXC_CORPSE_NOTIFYTermination Reason: DYLD, [0x5] Code SignatureApplication Specific Information:
dyld: launch, loading dependent librariesDyld Error Message:
Library not loaded: @rpath/COMBase.framework/Versions/A/COMBase
Referenced from: /Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft Word
Reason: no suitable image found. Did find:
/Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/../Frameworks/COMBase.framework/Versions/A/COMBase: code signature invalid for '/Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/../Frameworks/COMBase.framework/Versions/A/COMBase'/Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/../Frameworks/COMBase.framework/Versions/A/COMBase: stat() failed with errno=1Binary Images:
0x10a59f000 - 0x10c49bfff +com.microsoft.Word (16.12 - 16.12.18032004) <4550A355-180F-3D3E-B57C-D35B64AB421A> /Applications/Microsoft Word.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft Word
0x111944000 - 0x11198e98f dyld (519.2.2) <6695F30B-4E88-3C0B-9867-7D738C44A3E6> /usr/lib/dyld
0x7fff6f64d000 - 0x7fff6f7e0fe7 libsqlite3.dylib (274.5) <A1DEB5AB-8FE8-332E-A7E5-F493F2223FE3> /usr/lib/libsqlite3.dylib
0x7fff6fb11000 - 0x7fff6fb23ffb libz.1.dylib (70) <48C67CFC-940D-3857-8DAD-857774605352> /usr/lib/libz.1.dylibModel: MacBookPro12,1, BootROM MBP121.0171.B00, 2 processors, Intel Core i5, 2.9 GHz, 8 GB, SMC 2.28f7
Graphics: Intel Iris Graphics 6100, Intel Iris Graphics 6100, Built-In
Memory Module: BANK 0/DIMM0, 4 GB, DDR3, 1867 MHz, 0x80AD, 0x483943434E4E4E424C54424C41522D4E5544
Memory Module: BANK 1/DIMM0, 4 GB, DDR3, 1867 MHz, 0x80AD, 0x483943434E4E4E424C54424C41522D4E5544
AirPort: spairport_wireless_card_type_airport_extreme (0x14E4, 0x133), Broadcom BCM43xx 1.0 (7.77.37.5.1a3)
Bluetooth: Version 6.0.2f2, 3 services, 27 devices, 1 incoming serial ports
Network Service: Wi-Fi, AirPort, en0
Serial ATA Device: APPLE SSD SM0512G, 500.28 GB
USB Device: USB 3.0 Bus
USB Device: Bluetooth USB Host Controller
Thunderbolt Bus: MacBook Pro, Apple Inc., 27.1

Close Word. Then hold down Option key on your keyboard, click on Go menu and select Library. This will take you to the library folder of your home folder. Open Preferences folder and trash the file 'com.microsoft.Word.plist'.

Then close it. Hold down Option key on your keyboard, click on Go menu and select Library. This will take you to the library folder of your home folder. Open Preferences folder and this time, trash the Microsoft folder.

Go back, then open Application Support folder and trash Microsoft folder

Open Containers folder and trash com.microsoft.Word folder.

Open Word. Does it open now?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Ok now I am a moron. What do you mean, Go menu?

That is a menu at the top bar and you will only when you are in any Finder window

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I trashed the com.microsoft.Word.plist file but when I went back in, I could not find a Microsoft file. What is it's fun name? Sorry, I am not usually this clueless but it is very late at night for me
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Not "fun" name - file name

If you don't see specific file or folder, ignore it.

Microsoft is folder not file. If you don't see it, then ignore it

Make sure you open Containers folder in Library and trash the folder com.Microsoft.word folder

We can continue this session later. Just get back to me when you have time and we can continue then

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Ok - trashed the microsoft folder
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Ashik, see you a little later. thank you for your help so far.

No problem

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Hi Ashik - I'm back :)

Hi there, Did you do this step "Make sure you open Containers folder in Library and trash the folder com.Microsoft.word folder" ?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Ok done
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I clicked on Word and it still comes up as an error and won't open
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Ashik I think I must let you help me remotely

Open Applications folder and delete the Word app. Then can you reinstall it, using the downloaded file from yesterday.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Just clicked for remote help

Did you accidentally click on it?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
No - I think it would be better if you helped me remotely

Follow the steps below to start secure remote support session.

If you are talking to me from your Mac now, then just click this link -> https://www.fastsupport.com/291160158

If not, open www.fastsupport.com on your computer. Enter your name and enter this code --> 291160158

Follow the onscreen instructions to connect. An application named GotoAssist opener will be downloaded. Then open the GotoAssist opener file you see there and then open the GotoAssist opener application. You can also open it from Downloads. Open GotoAssist opener file. Allow permission to connect or Join session if asked.

(If you don't see the downloaded GotoAssist opener file, then click on the Finder icon on dock, then click on Go menu and select Downloads. This will bring Downloads folder. Now you see a file named GotoAssist opener file there. Double click on it to open)

Let me know if you have any difficulty connecting to me.

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Issue resolved via remote support. If you face any issues with Office, please let me know.

Best Regards,
Ashik

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