I can no longer edit Excel objects inside my Word doc. Office 2016 on Windows10.
Now it opens the Excel object in a new Excel window (outside Word).
1 > I have to X close the new Excel window for the edit to show up in Word.
2 > No longer able to adjust which cells to show/hide.
(by clicking excel object once, then dragging the border to snap between rows/columns).
>PC restart safemode and tweaking
>Create a New Word Document > insert Excel spreadsheet
>Microsoft Tech support - restart > safemode > tweaking
>Microsoft Tech support - Office re-instal
"We re-installed your Office 2016 from your Microsoft account. performing a rollback to its older version it not the best option right now sine we cannot verify what is the build version when it was still working. "
"We can only try some basic troubleshooting steps for Office applications. if the issue still persist after this then you may check from our Excel community. "
P.S. This issue has happened in the past, but PC restart used to resolve it. This time its permanent...