August 12, 2014 update for SharePoint Server 2013 (KB2880998)

Applies to: SharePoint Server 2013

This article describes update KB2880998 for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 that was released on August 12, 2014.

This update includes stability and performance improvements.

How to download and install the update


Windows Update

Use Windows Update to automatically download and install the update.

Download Center

This update is also available for manual download and install 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

Restart information

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

More Information



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