Spaces are missing between some words when you open a Word 2010 document in Word 2007

Symptoms

When you open a Microsoft Word 2010 document in Microsoft Word 2007, spaces are missing between some words in the document.  

Resolution

To resolve this problem, install the 2007 Microsoft Office Suite Service Pack 3 (SP3). To download the service pack, visit the following Microsoft website:

The 2007 Microsoft Office Suite Service Pack 3
Or, you can install the service pack through Windows Update. To do this, visit the following Microsoft website:

Microsoft Update

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