If you use Word to create documents every day, you may encounter this error, “there is insufficient memory or disk space. word cannot display the requested font.” You will also see a similar error, asking you to close all additional windows and try again. It may even display detailed messages indicating that the system memory is about to be used up, despite having enough RAM or hard disk space.
You can carefully check the available space in the system RAM or reset the Word option, but you can also try to solve this problem quickly, if there is no space problem or Word has insufficient memory, you can solve it once and for all. Let us show you how.
How to resolve the “There is Insufficient Memory or Disk Space. Word Cannot Display the Requested Font” error
Step 1: Click the start button on the desktop, and then type% appdata% in the search box to open the target file folder.
Step 2: In Appdata> Roaming Folder> Double-click the Microsoft folder.
Step 3: In the Microsoft folder> double-click the Templates folder.
Step 4: Under the folder menu, click the “View” tab next to the “Sharing” tab at the top of the window. Now, under the “View” tab, click “Options” on the right to open the “Folder Options” window.
Step 5: In the Folder Options window, click the View tab, scroll down, find the extension that hides a known file type, and then uncheck the box next to it. When finished, press OK, and then press Yes in the prompt that pops up.
Step 6: Now, in the Templates folder, rename Normal.dotm to Normal. Old.
Now you are done and “there is insufficient memory or disk space. word cannot display the requested font” error has been fixed. Just restart the system and open Word without any errors.