Fix functionality is currently limited problem in Word

In this tutorial we are going to see the steps required to fix the functionality is currently limited problem is Word 2016 & 2013.

Functionality is currently limited in Word 2013

One of the possible reason for this issue might be that you have opened the document compatible with the previous version of Microsoft Word.

How to fix “functionality is currently limited” issue?

Functionality is currently limited issue can be fixed by converting the document to the new file format.

Step 1: Click the File menu and select Info from the menu lit.

Word 2013 Compatability mode

Step 2: Click the Convert option under Info section. This display the following dialog asking for your confirmation.

File format upgrade conversion

Click OK button to convert the document to new file format.

The above steps will apply only for the current document. And if you want this to be permanent file format then change the default file format to *.docx.

In Category: MS Office, Word 2013, Word 2016

Ravi Shankar

A Software developer and blogger who is always looking to provide technical help to the wider community.

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