March 10, 2015 update for Outlook 2010 (KB2956203)

Applies to: Microsoft Outlook 2010

This article describes update KB2956203 for Microsoft Outlook 2010 that was released on March 10, 2015. This update has a prerequisite.

Improvements and fixes

Fixes an issue in which you cannot disable the Empty Deleted Items Folder entry in the Cleanup Tools list in the Info section of the Backstage view (File tab) by using Group Policy or the DisabledCmdBarItemsList registry key.

How to download and install the update

Windows Update

Use Windows Update to automatically download and install the update.

Download Center

This update is superseded by update 2965290. The new update is available for manual download and installation from the Microsoft Download Center. To obtain the new update, go to the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:

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.

More Information


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