Windows RT, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2012 update rollup: October 2013

Applies to: Windows 8Windows 8 EnterpriseWindows 8 Pro More

Summary


This article describes the update rollup for Windows RT, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2012 that is dated October 2013. This update rollup package includes performance and reliability improvements. We recommend that you apply this update rollup as part of your regular maintenance routines.

Issues that this update fixes

This update package also fixes the issues that are documented in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) articles:

2845626 Cached credentials are not updated when you change your password in Windows

2852163 Update adds support for TPM 2.0 CRB interface in Windows 8

2860842 Data transfer that uses Web Services on Devices fails in Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8

2873750 Stop error when you defragment a Bitlocker-encrypted drive on a Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012-based computer

2874236 Random crash when running an application with a combo box control inside a popup on a Windows 8-based computer

2876126 Screen reader program does not work correctly when you use Server Manager in Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012


2877460 Kerberos authentication fails when the computer tries to request a service ticket from a Windows Server 2012-based DC


2883546 Additional Korean character is displayed in the name of a disk drive in Windows 8


2883975 00x80244007 error when Windows tries to scan for updates on a WSUS server


2885139 Error message when you click "Pause download" to pause the download process of a Windows Store app in Windows 8 or Windows RT


2885482 Memory leak when using UI Automation in Windows 8

2885533 "0x0000000A" Stop error when Miniport driver supports telemetry data in Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012


2885694 Allow configuration of Automatic Updates in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

More Information


Update information

How to obtain the update

Windows Update
To obtain this update from Windows Update, follow these steps:
  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search. Or, if you are using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, and then click Search.
  2. Tap or click Settings.
  3. In the search box, type Windows Update.
  4. Tap or click Install optional updates.
Microsoft Download Center
You can also obtain the stand-alone update package through the Microsoft Download Center. For more information, go to the Microsoft Download Center, and then search for KB2883201.

Prerequisites

To apply this update, you must have update 2771431 installed on the computer.

Restart information

You must restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any previously released update.

References


For more information about Windows Update, go to the following Microsoft websites:For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates