Edit in Word does not accept a password, due to corrupted local copy of roaming profile
Clicking "Edit in Word" from Confluence opens up Word, however once opened, the password is not accepted. There are no tell-tale signs in
This may occur in a Windows environment with roaming profiles. Generally the feature will work fine for most users, with only a single or a few users affected. If the same user has no trouble when using a different workstation, then it definitely looks like this could be the cause.
There is some corruption in the local copy of the user's roaming profile. At this point we haven't pinpointed exactly what it is, but suspect it may be permissions related.
- Delete the local user profile from the workstation
Reboot and log in again so the roaming profile is synchronised