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Latest updates for versions of Office that use Windows Installer (MSI)

This article describes update KB2889848 for Microsoft Office 2013 that was released on September 9, 2014. This update also applies to Office Home and Student 2013 RT.

This update includes stability and performance improvements. Please be aware that this update does not apply to Microsoft Office 365 editions such as Office 365 Home. 

Issue that the update resolves

  • Fixes some localization issues in the following language versions:

    • Arabic

    • Basque

    • Kazakh

    • Norwegian

    • Slovak

    • Thai

    • Vietnamese

More Information

This update applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2013. It does not apply to the Office 2013 Click-to-Run editions such as Microsoft Office 365 Home.

How to determine whether my Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based:

  1. Start an Office 2013 application, such as OneNote 2013.

  2. On the File menu, click Account.

  3. For Office 2013 Click-to-Run installations, an Update Options item is displayed. For MSI-based installations, the Update Options item is not displayed.

Office 2013 Click-to-Run installation

MSI-based Office 2013

The screenshot for OneNote Click To Run

The screenshot for OneNote MSI

This update contains the files that are listed in the following tables.

32-bit

Mso-x-none.msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Firstrun.exe

15.0.4647.1000

991,400

12-Aug-2014

01:55

Mso.dll.x86

15.0.4649.1000

26,322,616

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Mso.tpn.txt.x86

Not Applicable

1,814

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Msointl.dll

15.0.4647.1000

3,608,760

12-Aug-2014

01:55

Msointl.rest.idx_dll

15.0.4641.1000

1,484,480

12-Aug-2014

01:55

Msores.dll

15.0.4647.1000

81,384,120

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Msosqm.exe

15.0.4649.1000

550,064

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Office.dll

15.0.4649.1000

457,376

12-Aug-2014

01:54


64-bit

Mso-x-none.msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Firstrun.exe

15.0.4647.1000

1,045,152

12-Aug-2014

01:55

Mso.dll.x64

15.0.4649.1000

36,753,600

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Mso.dll.x86

15.0.4649.1000

26,322,616

12-Aug-2014

01:58

Mso.tpn.txt.x64

Not Applicable

1,814

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Mso.tpn.txt.x86

Not Applicable

1,814

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Msointl.dll

15.0.4647.1000

3,634,368

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Msointl.rest.idx_dll

15.0.4641.1000

1,484,480

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Msores.dll

15.0.4647.1000

81,384,120

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Msores.dll.x86

15.0.4647.1000

81,384,120

12-Aug-2014

01:58

Msosqm.exe

15.0.4649.1000

654,512

12-Aug-2014

01:54

Office.dll

15.0.4649.1000

457,376

12-Aug-2014

01:54


Windows 8

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

  2. Type windows update, tap or click Settings, and then tap or click View installed updates in the search results.

  3. In the list of updates, locate and then tap or click update KB2889848, and then tap or click Uninstall.

Windows 7

  1. Click Start, and then click Run.

  2. Type Appwiz.cpl, and then click OK.

  3. Click View installed updates.

  4. In the list of updates, locate and then click update KB2889848, and then click Uninstall.



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