Description of the Word 2013 update 2850060: December 10, 2013

Applies to: Word 2013


This article describes update 2850060 for Microsoft Word 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 Word 2013. It also includes stability and performance improvements.

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Restart information

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

Issue that this update fixes

  • When you use a UIA-based screen reader (such as Microsoft Narrator) to read an email message in Outlook 2013, some graphic objects that are out of view are skipped and cannot be read.
  • Assume that you have a Word file that contains a graphic object, and there is a hyperlink on that graphic object. When you use Microsoft Narrator to navigate by link, Word 2013 is stuck, and Narrator cannot move forward.
  • You cannot register your Blogger account in Word 2013.
  • When you try to print preview an email message that contains a linked image in Outlook 2013, you receive one or more unexpected authentication prompts.
  • When you open an iCalendar file (.ics file) in Outlook 2013, Outlook crashes.

More Information

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