November 11, 2014 update for Word 2013 (KB2899500)

Applies to: Word 2013Office Home and Student 2013 RT

This article describes update KB2899500 for Microsoft Word 2013 that was released on November 11, 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 applies to Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2013. It does not apply to the Office 2013 Click-to-Run editions such as Microsoft Office 365 Home. (How to determine?).

Fixes and Improvements


Improves the Document Inspector so that it covers more hidden and personal information in a Word document. 

More Information


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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