October 14, 2014 update for Word 2013 (KB2889939)

Applies to: Word 2013Office Home and Student 2013 RT

This article describes update KB2889939 for Microsoft Word 2013 that was released on October 14, 2014. This update also applies to Office Home and Student 2013 RT, which contains Word 2013.

Please be aware that the update in Download Center does not apply to Microsoft Office 365 editions such as Office 365 Home.

Improvements and Fixes


Improves localization in the Kyrgyz and Mongolian language versions to make sure that the meanings are accurate.

More Information


This update applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Word 2013. It does not apply to the Word 2013 Click-to-Run editions such as Microsoft Office 365 Home.

How to determine whether my Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based:
  1. Start Word 2013.
  2. On the File menu, click Account.
  3. For Office 2013 Click-to-Run installations, an Update Options item is displayed. For MSI-based installations, the Update Options item is not displayed.
Office 2013 Click-to-Run installationMSI-based Office 2013
The screenshot for Word Click To Run The screenshot for Word MSI
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