This article describes update KB2910990 for Microsoft Office 2016, which was released on February 9, 2016. This update has a prerequisite.

Be aware that the update on the Microsoft Download Center applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2016. It doesn't apply to the Office 2016 Click-to-Run editions, such as Microsoft Office 365 Home. (How to determine?)

Improvements and fixes

Fixes the following issue:

When you link a Microsoft SharePoint list to an Access app, you receive the following error message:

An error occurred in the client while attempting to communicate with the server.

How to download and install the update

Microsoft Update

Use Microsoft Update to automatically download and install the update.

Download Center

This update is also available for manual download and installation from the Microsoft Download Center.

If you're not sure what platform (32-bit or 64-bit) you're running, see Am I running 32-bit or 64-bit Office? Additionally, see more information about how to download Microsoft support files.

Microsoft scanned this file for viruses by using 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 prevent any unauthorized changes to it.

Update information

Restart informationYou may have to restart the computer after you install this update.

PrerequisiteTo apply this update, you must have Microsoft Office 2016 installed.

More Information

To determine whether your Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based, follow these steps:

  1. Start an Office 2016 application.

  2. On the File menu, select Account.

  3. For Office 2016 Click-to-Run installations, an Update Options item is displayed. For MSI-based installations, the Update Options item isn't displayed.

Office 2016 Click-to-Run installation

MSI-based Office 2016

The screenshot for Word click to run

The screenshot for Word MSI

Windows 10

  1. Go to Start, enter View Installed Updates in the Search Windows box, and then press Enter.

  2. In the list of updates, locate and select KB2910990, and then select Uninstall.

Windows 8 and Windows 8.1

  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then select Search. If you're using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, and then select Search.

  2. Enter windows update, select Windows Update, and then select Installed Updates.

  3. In the list of updates, locate and select KB2910990, and then select Uninstall.

Windows 7

  1. Go to Start, enter Run, and then select Run.

  2. Enter Appwiz.cpl, and then select OK.

  3. Select View installed updates.

  4. In the list of updates, locate and select KB2910990, and then select Uninstall.


References

Learn about the standard terminology that's used to describe Microsoft software updates. The Office System TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office.

File Information

The global version of this update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table.

dcf-x-none.msp

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

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16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

22,224

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

22,736

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

22,736

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

22,736

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

22,736

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

22,224

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

22,736

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

16,064

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

17,088

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

17,600

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

17,600

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

17,088

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

16,064

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

16,576

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

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12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

61,624

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

61,624

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

61,624

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

61,112

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

61,112

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

61,624

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

43,720

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

43,720

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

44,232

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

44,232

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

43,720

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

43,720

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

44,232

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

937,672

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

943,816

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

949,960

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

948,424

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

943,304

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

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12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

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12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

18,640

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

20,176

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

20,688

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

20,688

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

20,176

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

18,640

12-Jan-2016

07:32

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

19,664

12-Jan-2016

07:32


dcf-x-none.msp

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.audititems.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

12,480

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

22,224

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

22,736

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

22,736

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

22,736

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

22,736

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

22,224

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.clientconfiguration.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

22,736

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

16,064

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

17,088

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

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12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

17,600

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

17,088

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

16,064

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

16,576

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

61,112

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

61,624

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

61,624

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

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12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

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12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

61,112

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.fileutils.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

61,624

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

43,720

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

43,720

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

44,232

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

44,232

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

43,720

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

43,720

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Common.passwordmanager.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

44,232

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.diagram.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

20,168

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

937,672

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

943,816

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

949,960

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

948,424

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

943,304

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

938,184

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.exceladdin.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

942,792

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1028

16.0.4291.1000

18,640

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1031

16.0.4291.1000

20,176

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1036

16.0.4291.1000

20,688

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1041

16.0.4291.1000

20,688

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.1046

16.0.4291.1000

20,176

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.2052

16.0.4291.1000

18,640

12-Jan-2016

07:30

Spreadsheetiq.excelservices.resources.dll.x86.3082

16.0.4291.1000

19,664

12-Jan-2016

07:30


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