File Validation Update 2825635 for Office 2010: May 13, 2014


This article describes File Validation update 2825635 for Microsoft Office 2010 that was released on May 13, 2014. The download links for this update are also included in this article.

Note This update file can also be installed on Office 2003 and Office 2007 that have Office File Validation Add-in (KB2501584) installed.

This update provides the latest fixes for Office 2010. It includes stability and performance improvements. 

Install prerequisites

To apply this update, you must have either Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1) or Service Pack 2 (SP2) installed. For more information, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 
2460049 Description of Office 2010 SP1
2687455 Description of Office 2010 SP2

Download and install the update

You can use Windows Update to download and install the update (recommended).

This update is also available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
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
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.

Restart information

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

Issue that this update fixes

  • Assume that you have an Excel workbook that has cells that contain rich text formatting and phonetic information. You select and copy some cells, then you open a presentation in PowerPoint 2010, and paste the copied cells as Microsoft Excel Worksheet Object by using the Paste Special feature. In this situation, when you double-click the object, you receive the following error message:
    Microsoft PowerPoint can't start the application required to open this object.

    An error occurred and this feature is no longer functioning properly. Would you like to repair this feature now?

    BUG #: 898643 (Office14)

More Information

How to determine whether the update is installed
How to uninstall 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:

Article ID: 2825635 - Last Review: Jun 5, 2014 - Revision: 1