Simply repeating this word can cause Google Docs to crash

You may have tried tapping out random words in an attempt to get the typing juices flowing if you’ve ever been stumped on how to start that critical Google Docs

However, following the discovery of a pretty embarrassing problem, it appears that entering one especially common term

According to Google’s support sites, entering the seldom-used word “And” a few times at the beginning of a document can cause the software to crash.

Pat Needham, a poster on the Google Docs Editors Help forum, identified the bug when he realised that putting “And. And. And. And. And.” into a new document caused it to crash.