April 12, 2016, update for SharePoint Server 2016 (KB2920721)

Applies to: SharePoint Server 2016

This article describes update KB2920721 for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016, which was released on April 12, 2016. This update has a prerequisite.

Improvements and fixes


Fixes the following issue:
When you try to create a SharePoint group that has a specially formatted name, the IIS worker process (w3wp.exe) may restart.

How to download and install the update


Download Center

This update is only available for manual download and installation from the Microsoft Download Center.

Update information


Prerequisite

To apply this update, you must have Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016 installed.

Restart information

You may have to restart the computer after you install this update.

References


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File Information


The global version of this update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table.