Fix Word 2016 error: "Word cannot complete the save due to a file permission error"

Description: Fix Word 2016 error: "Word cannot complete the save due to a file permission error"

Fix Word 2016 error: "Word cannot complete the save due to a file permission error"



Since it was previously installed on the 32bit version by default, uninstalling is not over, so the reset is faulty. Use the uninstallers like Total Uninstall, ... then reinstall or fix the above. Go to Option to change the default save format to .doc (Word 2003)

You may turn off Always create backup copy option by doing the following:

Click File, and point to Options.
Click Advance tab.
Scroll down the option, under Save, Click to clear the Always Create Backup Copy option.
Check the Directory and File Names, do not use spaces in the directory or document names.