January 12, 2016, update for SharePoint Designer 2013 (KB3114337)

Applies to: SharePoint Designer 2013

This article describes update KB3114337 for Microsoft SharePoint Designer 2013, which was released on January 12, 2016. This update has a prerequisite.

Improvements and fixes


Fixes the following issue:
When you try to create a SharePoint 2013 workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013 on a computer that has Microsoft.Activities.dll installed, you receive the following error message:
Server-side activities have been updated. You need to restart SharePoint Designer to use the updated version of activities.

How to download and install the update


Microsoft Update

Use Microsoft Update to automatically download and install the update.

Download Center

This update is also available for manual download and installation from the Microsoft Download Center.If you're not sure what platform (32-bit or 64-bit) you're running, see Am I running 32-bit or 64-bit Office? Additionally, see more information about how to download Microsoft support files.

Update information


Restart information

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

Prerequisite

To apply this update, you must have Microsoft SharePoint Designer 2013 Service Pack 1 installed.

More Information


References


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

File Information


The global version of this update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.