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Microsoft has released an update to Microsoft Outlook 2002. This update includes improvements that were developed as a direct result of customer error reports. This update also addresses security issues with the Outlook View control and other issues listed in this article.
This article describes how to download and install the Outlook 2002 Public Update: August 16, 2001.
NOTE: This Public Update is part of the Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 1 (SP-1), but for your convenience the Public Update also is available individually, as described in the "More Information" section of this article. If you already applied Office XP SP-1, you do not need to apply this Public Update.
For additional information about the latest service pack for Microsoft Office XP, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/307841/ )OFFXP: How to obtain the latest Office XP Service Pack
How to Download and Install the Update
Client Update:If you installed Office XP from a CD-ROM, you have two options:
Office Product UpdatesTo have the Office Product Updates Web site detect the required updates that you must install on your computer, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://office.microsoft.com/ProductUpdates/default.aspxAfter detection is complete, you receive a list of recommended updates for your approval. Click Start Installation to complete the process.
Install Only Outlook 2002 UpdateFollow these steps to download and install the client update:
For more information about the Client Patch, click the link below for the Office Tools on the Web article.
Administrative Update:If you installed Outlook from a server location, the server administrator must update the server location with the administrative public update and deploy that update to your computer.
If you are the server administrator, follow these steps to download the administrative update:
301348This article contains standard instructions for installing an administrative public update.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/301348/ )How to install a public update to administrative installations of Office XP
Or, you can refer to the following article in the Microsoft Office XP Resource Kit:
How to Determine Whether the Public Update Is InstalledAfter the update is applied, the version of Outlook shown in the About Microsoft Outlook dialog box (on the Help menu) is 10.3117.2625.
This update makes changes to the following files.
File Updated version ------------------------------ Outlctl.dll 10.0.3124 Outllib.dll 10.0.3117 Outlmime.dll 10.0.2909 Exsec32.dll 10.0.3117 Rm.dll 10.0.3012
Issues Fixed by the UpdateThe update fixes the issues described in the following Knowledge Base articles:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/303835/ )OL2002: The Outlook View Control exposes unsafe functionality
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/254714/ )FIX: Sort Method May Sort Incorrectly with Recurring Appointments
Other Issues Fixed by this UpdateIn addition, the following issues are also fixed.
Excessive DS RPC After Saving a New Contact ItemExcessive DS RPC occurs after you save a new contact item with e-mail address in an Exchange Server mail account.
Free/Busy Information Is Not Available When You Use MSAAWhen you rest your mouse pointer over the Scheduling tab in the meeting planner, the attendees are not listed.
Clicking Cancel on an Attachment Warning Sends the MessageWhen you attempt to send a Level 1 unsafe attachment, and you press ESC when you are prompted to send the message anyway, the message is sent.
Error SignaturesThis update addresses the following error signatures.
App Name App Version Module Name Module Version Offset -------------------------------------------------------------------------- outlook.exe 10.0.2616.0 outllib.dll 10.0.2627.0 0036919a outlook.exe 10.0.2627.1 outllib.dll 10.0.2627.1 000203e7 outlook.exe 10.0.2627.1 mso.dll 10.0.2625.0 000148e7 outlook.exe 10.0.2627.1 outllib.dll 10.0.2627.1 0024ce7b outlook.exe 10.0.2627.1 outllib.dll 10.0.2627.1 002bf3e7 outlook.exe 10.0.2616.0 outllib.dll 10.0.2627.0 0036919a outlook.exe 10.0.2627.1 outllib.dll 10.0.2627.1 000bde82