Why are spaces between some words removed when I open a Word document created on a Mac in Windows?

Sanjiv Shah April 28, 2012

When I open my Mac Word files in Word for Windows, the spaces between some words get deleted, i.e. these words get joined. For example, “supposed to” becomes “supposedto”. How can I prevent this?

  1. Susendeep Dutta
    April 29, 2012 at 4:13 am

    Try updating Office suite.In the forum link below its been tested that updating the office suite eliminates the problem -

    Word 2010 randomly deleting spaces between words -


  2. ha14
    April 28, 2012 at 7:42 pm

    try sending the mac document in Rich Text Format and see if the problem repeats or get solved?