April 14, 2015 update for Excel 2010 (KB2956084)

Applies to: Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2Excel 2010

This article describes update KB2956084 for Microsoft Excel 2010 that was released on April 14, 2015. This update has a prerequisite.

Improvements and Fixes

Fixes the following issues:
  • When you undo some changes for data inside a Pivot Table in Excel 2010, Excel crashes.
  • When you select more than one item in a filter for a PivotTable that has the Include filtered items in totals option enabled in Excel 2010, the grand total does not include the filtered items.
  • Assume that you saved a workbook that contains a 3D-Surface chart in the .xls format in Excel 2003. Then, you hide the chart and the data of the chart. When you open the workbook in Excel 2010, Excel 2010 may crash.
  • When you copy and paste all cells from a worksheet to another worksheet in Excel 2010, Excel 2010 may crash.
  • New modules are not displayed in the Document Inspector dialog box and the backstage in some localized versions of Office 2010 applications.

How to download and install the update

Microsoft Update

Use Microsoft Update to automatically download and install the update.

Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Update information

Restart information

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


To apply this update, you must have Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2 installed.


See the information about the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates. The Office System TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office.