August 2015 Communications Apps update for WSUS for Windows 8.1

Applies to: Windows 8.1

This update provides the latest Microsoft Communications Apps (People, Mail, and Calendar) update for computers that are forbidden to access the Windows Store. This update can be used for the following scenarios: 
  • Deploy the update by using Microsoft Windows Server Update Services (WSUS).
  • Manually download and install the update, or include it in a reference image for deployment.

How to obtain this update

Important If you install a language pack after you install this update, you must reinstall this update. Therefore, we recommend that you install any language packs that you need before you install this update. For more information, see Add language packs to Windows.

WSUS administrators can locate this update in the WSUS console, and then download and approve the update for deployment. Or, the update can be manually downloaded at the Microsoft Update Catalog

Note This update is not available on Windows Update.


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