November 6, 2018, update for Office 2010 (KB2863821)

Applies to: Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2

This article describes update 2863821 for Microsoft Office 2010 that was released on November 6, 2018. 

Be aware that the update in the Microsoft Download Center applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2010. It doesn't apply to the Office 2010 Click-to-Run editions, such as Microsoft Office 365 Home (see Determining your Office version).

Improvements and fixes


This update makes some changes for the Japanese calendar in Office 2010 so that the new Japanese era name can be displayed correctly when a new era begins. Additional updates may be required for Office applications due to expected changes in the Japanese era. We will update this article as needed.
 
Note To apply these changes, you need to install November 6, 2018, update for Office 2010 (KB4461522) together with this update.

How to download and install the update


Microsoft Update

Use Microsoft Update to automatically download and install the update.

Download Center

This update is also available for manual download and installation from the Microsoft Download Center.


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

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Update information


Prerequisites

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

Restart information

You may have to restart the computer after you install this update.

More information


How to uninstall this update

Windows 10

  1. Go to Start, enter View Installed Updates in the Search Windows box, and then press Enter.
  2. In the list of updates, locate and then select update KB2863821, and then select Uninstall.

Windows 8 and Windows 8.1

  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then select Search.
  2. If you're using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, and then select Search.
  3. Enter windows update, select Windows Update, and then select Installed Updates.
  4. In the list of updates, locate and then select update KB2863821, and then select Uninstall.

Windows 7 and Windows Vista

  1. Go to Start, enter Run, and then select Run.
  2. Enter Appwiz.cpl, and then select OK.
    Select View installed updates.
  3. In the list of updates, locate and select update KB2863821, and then select Uninstall.

Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 

  1. Go to Start > Setting > Control Panel.
  2. Select Add or Remove Programs.
  3. In the menu to the left of the newly opened window, select Change/Remove Programs and then select the Show updates check box.
  4. In the list of updates, locate and select update KB2863821, and then select Remove.

References


Learn about the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates. The Office System TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office.

File information


The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

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