Description of the Access 2013 update 2827233: December 10, 2013

Applies to: Access 2013


This article describes update 2827233 for Microsoft Access 2013 that was released on December 10, 2013. The download links for this update are also included here.

This update provides the latest fixes for Access 2013. It also includes stability and performance improvements.

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:
Note This update applies to MSI-based editions of Office 2013. This update does not apply to Office 2013 Click-to-Run editions such as Microsoft Office 365 Home.

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.

Issue that this update fixes

  • Assume that you upgrade a computer to Windows 8.1. After you install Office 2013, the contrast of the tiles on the start screen is worse than expected.

More Information

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: