November 11, 2014 update for Office 2010 (KB2589386)

Applies to: Office Home and Business 2010Office Home and Student 2010Office Professional 2010

This article describes update KB2589386 for Microsoft Office 2010 that was released on November 11, 2014. This update has a prerequisite.

Fixes and Improvements

Fixes the following issue:

Assume that you install Office 2010 and Adobe Reader on your computer. When you open a PDF document containing text that has the font set to Arial Narrow, the text may be displayed incorrectly. Additionally, you may receive the following error message:
Cannot find or create the font 'ArialNarrow-Bold'. Some characters may not display correctly.

How to download and install the update

Windows Update

Use Windows Update to automatically download and install the update.

Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

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


Restart information

You do not have to restart the computer after you install this update.


To apply this update, you must have Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2 (SP2) installed.

More Information

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