This article describes an issue in which text in Polish, Bulgarian, or Greek does not display completely in Windows 8, Windows RT, or Windows Server 2012. An update is available to resolve this issue. Before you install this update, check out the Prerequisites section.
This issue occurs when you try to upgrade Windows 8 or Windows RT to Windows 8.1 or Windows RT 8.1 in Windows Store, and the update fails, or a Windows app installation error occurs.
How to obtain this update
Method 1: Windows UpdateThis update is available from Windows Update.
Method 2: Microsoft Download CenterThe following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Note The update for Windows RT can be obtained only from Windows Update.
|All supported x86-based versions of Windows 8||Download the package now.|
|All supported x64-based versions of Windows 8||Download the package now.|
|All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2012||Download the package now.|
For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
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Update detail information
PrerequisitesTo install this update, you must have the following updates installed in Windows 8, Windows RT, or Windows Server 2012.
- Update is available that prepares Windows 8 and Windows RT-based computers for the update to Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 RT
- Windows 8.1 or Windows RT 8.1 upgrade information is not displayed as expected in Windows Store
- An update to enable an automatic update from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1
Registry informationTo apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
Restart requirementYou may have to restart the computer after you apply this update.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace a previously released update.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.