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

This article describes update KB2883061 for Microsoft Excel 2013 that was released on August 12, 2014. This update also applies to Office Home and Student 2013 RT, which contains Excel 2013.

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

Issue that the update resolves

  • Fixes a code issue that may casue Excel.exe to crash.

More Information

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

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

  1. Start Excel 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 Excel Click To Run

The screenshot for Excel MSI


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

32-bit

Excel-x-none.msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Excel.exe

15.0.4641.1000

25,698,464

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Excelcnv.exe

15.0.4641.1000

21,929,624

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Excelcnvpxy.dll

15.0.4454.1000

46,144

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Solver.xlam

Not Applicable

408,981

28-Jul-2014

04:28

Solver32.dll

15.0.4454.1000

173,112

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Xlcall32.dll

15.0.4454.1000

10,328

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Xlicons.exe

15.0.4553.1000

3,685,544

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Xlintl32.dll

15.0.4631.1000

4,420,288

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Xlintl32.rest.idx_dll

15.0.4569.1501

407,240

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Xllex.dll

15.0.4569.1000

37,568

27-Jul-2014

03:41


64-bit

Excel-x-none.msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Excel.exe

15.0.4641.1000

33,004,184

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Excelcnv.exe

15.0.4641.1000

29,472,408

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Excelcnvpxy.dll

15.0.4454.1000

48,704

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Solver.xlam

Not Applicable

426,707

28-Jul-2014

04:40

Solver32.dll

15.0.4454.1000

216,136

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Xlcall32.dll

15.0.4454.1000

10,856

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Xlicons.exe

15.0.4553.1000

3,685,544

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Xlintl32.dll

15.0.4631.1000

4,482,752

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Xlintl32.rest.idx_dll

15.0.4569.1501

407,240

27-Jul-2014

03:41

Xllex.dll

15.0.4569.1000

37,568

27-Jul-2014

03:41


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 KB2883061, 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 KB2883061, and then click Uninstall.



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