Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: January 2014

Summary

This article describes the Microsoft Lync 2010 issues that are fixed in the cumulative update that is dated January 2014.
This article includes the following information about the cumulative update:
  • The issues that the cumulative update fixes.
  • The prerequisites for applying the cumulative update.
  • Whether you must restart the computer after you apply the cumulative update.
  • Whether the cumulative update is replaced by any other cumulative update.
  • Whether you must make any changes to the registry.
  • The files that the cumulative update contains.

Introduction

Issues that this update fixes

This cumulative update resolves the issues that are described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) articles:
  • 2918040 A contact is displayed with incorrect contact information in Lync 2010
  • 2918041 Lync 2010 continues to sign out and sign in every 30 minutes
  • 2918043 The text that describes the play/pause button is not displayed on the screen in a video call or a video conference in a Japanese, Korean or Chinese version of Lync 2010
This cumulative update also resolves the issues that are described in the following KB articles:
  • 2884632 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: October 2013
  • 2842627 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: July 2013
  • 2815347 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: April 2013
  • 2791382 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: March 2013
  • 2737155 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: October 2012
  • 2726382 MS12-066: Description of the security update for Microsoft Lync 2010: October 9, 2012
  • 2701664 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: June 2012
  • 2670326 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: February 2012
  • 2514982 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: November 2011
  • 2571543 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: July 2011
  • 2551268 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: May 2011
  • The following updates for Lync 2010 were released in April 2011.
    • The following hotfix was released on April 26, 2011:
      2540951 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: April 2011
    • The following cumulative update was released on April 4, 2011:
      2496325 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: April 2011
  • 2467763 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: January 2011

More Information

Update package information

Microsoft Download Center

The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Download Download the Lync.msp x86 package now.
Download Download the Lync.msp x64 package now.
Release Date: January 2014

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
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Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for installing this cumulative update package.

Restart requirement

You must restart the computer if certain applications that depend on Microsoft Lync 2010 are running when you install this update. For example, you must restart the computer if Microsoft Outlook is running when you install the update.

Update replacement information

This cumulative update replaces the following cumulative update:
2884632 Description of the cumulative update package for Lync 2010: October 2013

Registry information

To use one of the cumulative updates in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
File information

References

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
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Article ID: 2912208 - Last Review: Jan 8, 2014 - Revision: 1

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