Summary

This article describes the Microsoft Office Excel 2010 issue that is fixed in the hotfix package that is dated April 24, 2012.

INTRODUCTION

Issue that this hotfix package fixes

  • Assume that you have an .xls file that is protected by Information Rights Management (IRM) on a server or on a network share. Then, multiple users open the file by using Excel 2010. In this situation, the File in Use dialog displays incorrect user information.

  • Assume that content that you pasted by selecting Paste link in the Paste Special dialog box is updated while the Text Import Wizard is displayed in Excel 2010. In this situation, Excel 2010 will crash.

  • If your printer does not natively support the collate feature in Excel 2010, the feature does not work.

  • Assume that you have a PivotTable that contains a "Running Total" field or a "Difference From" field in Excel 2010. The field contains an error. When the PivotTable is calculated or updated, an incorrect value is displayed in the field instead of the error.

  • 2598127  Unused styles are copied from one workbook to another workbook in Excel 2010

  • 2598308  Size of an Excel 2010 table is changed unexpectedly when the zoom level is less than 100 percent in PowerPoint

More Information

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website:

http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

You must have Microsoft Office 2010 or Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1) installed to apply this hotfix package.

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2510690 List of all Office 2010 SP1 packages

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.

Registry information

To use the hotfix in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

File information

This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to resolve the issue that is listed in this article.
The English version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix package. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
x86

Download information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Office2010-kb2598143-fullfile-x86-glb.exe

14.0.6120.5000

58,018,256

5-Apr-12

15:22

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Excel-x-none.msp

Not Applicable

66,846,208

5-Apr-12

4:09

Graph-x-none.msp

Not Applicable

1,988,608

5-Apr-12

4:09

After the hotfix is installed, the global version of this hotfix has the file attributes, or a later version of the file attributes, that are listed in the following table:

Excel-x-none.msp

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Excel.exe

14.0.6120.5000

20,776,536

4-Apr-12

18:38

Excelcnv.exe

14.0.6120.5000

17,821,272

3-Apr-12

21:05

Xlicons.exe

14.0.6120.5000

1,480,280

3-Apr-12

18:17

Graph-x-none.msp

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Graph.exe

14.0.6120.5000

4,302,456

3-Apr-12

19:40

x64

Download information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Office2010-kb2598143-fullfile-x64-glb.exe

14.0.6120.5000

59,727,960

5-Apr-12

14:01

Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Excel-x-none.msp

Not Applicable

65,835,008

5-Apr-12

4:09

Graph-x-none.msp

Not Applicable

3,172,864

5-Apr-12

4:09

After the hotfix is installed, the global version of this hotfix has the file attributes, or a later version of the file attributes, that are listed in the following table:

Excel-x-none.msp

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Excel.exe

14.0.6120.5000

28,263,000

4-Apr-12

18:55

Excelcnv.exe

14.0.6120.5000

25,021,528

3-Apr-12

21:48

Xlicons.exe

14.0.6120.5000

1,480,280

3-Apr-12

18:22

Graph-x-none.msp

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Graph.exe

14.0.6120.5000

6,443,128

3-Apr-12

20:02

References

For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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