Improvements and fixesThis security update also contains a fix for the following nonsecurity issue:
- Assume that you apply security update 2883013. Then, you open a document that has fields in a placeholder text in a content control in Word 2010. In this situation, the fields do not automatically update, even if you enter design mode.
- For individual, small business, and organizational users: use the Windows automatic updating feature to install the fixes from Microsoft Update. To do this, see Get security updates automatically on the Microsoft Safety and Security Center website.
- For IT professionals: see Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-046 on the Security TechCenter website.
How to obtain help and support for this security updateHelp installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update
Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security support and troubleshooting
Help protect your Windows-based computer from viruses and malware: Virus Solution and Security Center
Local support according to your country: International support
More information about this security update
Restart informationYou may have to restart the computer after you install this security update.
In some cases, this security update does not require a restart. If the required files are being used, this security update will require a restart. If this behavior occurs, a message is displayed that advises you to restart the computer.
To help reduce the possibility that a restart will be required, stop all affected services and close all applications that may use the affected files before you install this security update.
Learn about why you may be prompted to restart your computer after you install a security update on a Windows-based computer.
Removal informationNote We do not recommend that you remove any security update.
To remove this security update, use the Add or Remove Programs item or the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.
Note When you remove this security update, you may be prompted to insert the disc that contains Microsoft Office. Additionally, you may not have the option to uninstall this security update from the Add or Remove Programs item or the Programs and Features item in Control Panel. There are several possible causes of this issue.
Learn about the ability to uninstall Office updates .
Article ID: 2965237 - Last Review: 29 Mar 2017 - Revision: 3