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SUMMARY

Microsoft has released an update to Microsoft Office XP. This update provides the latest updates to Microsoft Input Method Editor. This update contains security enhancements and stability and performance improvements.

INTRODUCTION

This article describes how to download and install the Microsoft Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack.

MORE INFORMATION

How to download and install the update

Important Before you install this update, make sure that the following requirements have been met:
  • Microsoft Windows Installer 2.0

    Before you install this update, you must install Windows Installer 2.0 or later. For additional information about this requirement, see the "Windows Installer update requirements" section.
  • Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) for Multilingual User Interface Pack

    Before you install this update, you must install Office XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) for Multilingual User Interface Pack. To install the Office XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) for Multilingual User Interface Pack, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=3C0A106C-FFF1-4768-B3AB-483E46E73F7B&displaylang=en

Important

If you use the Office XP Input Method Editor, but you do not use the Multilingual User Interface Pack, do not install this update. Instead, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
832670 Office XP Input Method Editor Update: March 9, 2004

Client update

If you installed Microsoft Office XP from a CD-ROM, you have the following two options:
  • Use the Microsoft Office Product Updates Web site to automatically install all the latest updates that include all available service packs and public updates.
  • Install only the Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack by following the steps that are described later in this article.
Note Microsoft recommends that you install the client update by using the Office Product Updates Web site. The Office Product Updates Web site detects your particular installation of Microsoft Office and prompts you to install exactly what you must have to make sure that your Office installation is up-to-date.

Office Product Updates Web site


To 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/en-us/downloads/maincatalog.aspx
Click Check for Updates. After detection is complete, you receive a list of recommended updates for your approval. Click Start Installation to complete the process.

Install only the Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack


Follow these steps to download and install the client update:
  1. Visit the following Microsoft Web site:
    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=2A5AF1B7-EACD-4BA7-A549-85D38E458554
  2. Select your download language, and then click Go.
  3. Click Download.
  4. Click Open to start the download and installation of the Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack.
  5. If you are prompted to install the update, click Yes.
  6. Click Yes to accept the License Agreement.
  7. Insert your Office XP CD-ROM if you are prompted to do so, and then click OK.
  8. When you receive a message that indicates the installation was successful, click OK.
Note After you install the update, you cannot remove it. To revert to an installation before the update was installed, you must remove Microsoft Office XP, and then install it again from the original CD-ROM.

Administrative update

If you installed your Office XP product from a server location, the server administrator must update the server location with the administrative update and deploy that update to your computer.

Note If you want to deploy the Japanese version of this update, see the "Additional administrative update information" section.

If you are the server administrator, follow these steps to download the administrative update:
  1. The following file is available for download:

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    Download
    Download the full-file version of the Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack package now.
    For additional information about how to download Microsoft Support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
    119591 How to Obtain Microsoft Support Files from Online Services
    Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help to prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.

    Note This download applies to the following languages:
    • Chinese (Traditional)
    • Chinese (Simplified)
    • Korean
  2. Click Save to save the update installation file to the selected folder.
  3. In Windows Explorer, double-click the installation file.
  4. If you are prompted to install the update, click Yes.
  5. Click Yes to accept the License Agreement.
  6. In the Type the location where you want to put the extracted files box, type c:\kb835727, and then click OK.
  7. Click Yes when you are prompted to create the folder.

    Note The kb835727 folder will contain three MSP files. The MSP files and the languages that they apply to are listed in the following table.
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    LanguageUpdate Installation File
    Chinese (Traditional)Chtlpkff.msp
    Chinese (Simplified)Chslpkff.msp
    KoreanKorlpkff.msp
  8. If you are familiar with the procedure for updating your administrative installation, click Start, and then click Run. Type the following command in the Open box
    msiexec /a AdminPath\MSI File /p C:\kb835727\MSP File SHORTFILENAMES=TRUE
    where Admin Path is the path of your administrative installation point for Office XP (for example, C:\OfficeXP), MSI File is the .msi database package for the Office XP product (for example, Proplus.msi), and MSP File is the name of the administrative update (for example, Chtlpkff.msp).

    Note You can append /qb+ to the command line so that the Office XP Administrative Installation dialog box and the End User License Agreement dialog box do not appear.
  9. To deploy the update to the client workstations, click Start, and then click Run. Type the following command in the Open box
    msiexec /i AdminPath\MSI FileREINSTALL=Feature List REINSTALLMODE=vomu
    where Admin Path is the path of your administrative installation point for Office XP (for example, C:\OfficeXP), MSI File is the MSI database package for the Office XP product (for example, Proplus.msi), and FeatureList is the list of feature names (case sensitive) that have to be reinstalled for the update. To install all features, you can use REINSTALL=ALL, or you can install the following features:
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    LanguageFeature List
    Chinese (Traditional)WordWizardsFiles,OutlookMAPI2,IMEMain
    Chinese (Simplified)OutlookMAPI2,IMEMain
    KoreanOutlookMAPILDAP2,IMEMain,OutlookMAPI2

Additional administrative update information

There is not an administrative installation file for the Japanese version of the Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack. The update is made up of one executable file (the Officexp-mui-kb835727-client-jpn.exe file) that must be run on each client computer that runs the Japanese version of Office XP.

Note There are no prerequisites for installing the Japanese version of the Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack.

To deploy the Japanese version of Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack, you can save the executable file to a file server and use one of the following methods:
  • Add a line to the NT logon script or to the Active Directory Computer Startup script that instructs the user’s computer to run the file.
  • Use software distribution software, such as Microsoft System Management Server (SMS), to run a script that instructs the file to be run on the user’s computer.
  • Provide users with a command-line or a batch file that will run the installation for the user.
  • Instruct users to locate the file on the file server and then run the installation by double-clicking the file.
For additional information about command-line switches for Internet Express (IExpress) packages, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
197147 Command-line switches for IExpress software update packages
To deploy the Japanese version of Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack to users who install Office XP from an administrative installation point in the future, you can use one of the following methods:
  • Use the Setup.ini Customization Wizard to chain the installation to the Office XP install.
  • Include an entry that is in the Custom Installation Wizard to run the executable during the Office XP install.
For additional information about chaining additional installations with an Office XP installation, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
281933 HOW TO: Deploy multiple Office products in a single installation in Office XP


For additional information about how to update your administrative installation and deploy to client workstations, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
301348 How to install a public update to administrative installations of Office XP
This article contains standard instructions for installing an administrative public update.

How to determine whether the update is installed

The update contains updated versions of the following files:

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File NameFile VersionLanguage
Msscipya.ime5.3.0.2519Chinese (Simplified)
Imekrcic.dll6.0.2428.5Korean
Imekr.ime6.0.2428.5Korean
Multibox.dll6.0.2428.3Korean
Imjp8.ime8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imjp8k.dll8.0.5704.0Japanese
Imjpcic.dll8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imjpcus.dll8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imjpdct.dll8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imjpdct.exe8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imjplm.dll8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imjpmig.exe8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imjprw.exe8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imjpuex.exe8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imjputy.exe8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imjputyc.dll8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imlang.dll8.0.5702.0Japanese
Voicepad.dll8.0.5702.0Japanese
Voicesub.dll8.0.5702.0Japanese
W95inf16.dll4.71.704.0Japanese
W95inf32.dll4.71.16.0Japanese
Advpack.dll6.0.2800.1106Japanese
Cplexe.exe8.0.5702.0Japanese
Dicjp.dll8.0.5702.0Japanese
Imeupd.inf0.0.0.0Japanese
To determine if the update is installed on your computer, follow these steps.

Note Because there are several versions of Microsoft Windows, the following steps may be different on your computer. If they are, see your product documentation to complete these steps.
  1. Click Start, and then click Search.
  2. In the Search Results pane, click All files and folders under Search Companion.
  3. In the All or part of the file name box, type the name of one of the files that were listed in the previously table depending on your language, and then click Search.
  4. In the list of files, right-click the found file, and then click Properties.
  5. On the Version tab, determine the version of the file that is installed on your computer.
Note If the Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack is already installed on your computer, you receive the following error message when you try to install the Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack:
This update has already been applied or is included in an update that has already been applied.

Windows Installer update requirements

To install the update that is described in this article requires Windows Installer 2.0 or later. Both Microsoft Windows XP and Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 3 (SP3) include Windows Installer 2.0 or later. To install the latest version of the Windows Installer, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites.

Windows Installer for Microsoft Windows 95, Microsoft Windows 98, and Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me):
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=cebbacd8-c094-4255-b702-de3bb768148f%20&displaylang=en
Windows Installer for Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 and Windows 2000:
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=4b6140f9-2d36-4977-8fa1-6f8a0f5dca8f&DisplayLang=en

List of issues that are fixed by the update

The Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack fixes the issues that are described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles:

For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
816137 Overview of the Chinese and Korean Office XP Input Method Editor update and the Office XP Input Method Editor update for MUI: April 23, 2003
816218 OFFXP: Overview of the Japanese Office XP Input Method Editor update and the Office XP Input Method Editor update for MUI: April 30, 2003


The Office XP Input Method Editor Update: KB835727 for Multilingual User Interface Pack fixes the following Japanese Office XP Input Method Editor issue that was previously not documented in the Microsoft Knowledge Base.

Input Method Editor retains the same settings from the last Microsoft Windows Terminal Services session

When you log on to a Windows Terminal Services session, your Japanese Input Method Editor may retain the same settings as your previous Windows Terminal Services session. This problem occurs because WinLogon was not able to remove your temporary user profile when you logged off your previous Windows Terminal Services session.

Note WinLogon is a component of the Microsoft Windows operating system that provides interactive logon support.

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Article ID: 835727 - Last Review: May 2, 2012 - Revision: 6.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Office XP Small Business Edition
  • Microsoft Office XP Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Office XP Developer Edition
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