Description of the Outlook 2007 update: November 13, 2012

Applies to: Microsoft Office Outlook 2007


Microsoft has released an update for Microsoft Office Outlook 2007. This update provides the latest fixes for Outlook 2007. Additionally, this update contains stability and performance improvements.

Issues that this update fixes

  • When you connect to the Microsoft Office 365 Exchange Online service, Outlook 2007 enters a disconnected state because the password is expired. However, you do not receive a notification that the password is expired.

    After you install this hotfix, a dialog box appears if the password is expired. The dialog box directs you to a site where you can change your password. ;
  • Assume that Outlook 2007 is displayed in a right-to-left language, such as Arabic or Hebrew. You press the Ctrl key, and then right-click the Outlook icon in the notification area, and then click Connection Status. In this situation, the content is not displayed as expected in the Microsoft Exchange Connection Status dialog box.


Update details

This update does not replace any previously released update.

How to obtain and install the update

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

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
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Restart information

You do not have to restart the computer after you install this update.The Office System TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office. For more information about the Office System TechCenter, go to the following Microsoft website: