February 9, 2016, update for Office 2016 (KB3114706)

Applies to: Office Home and Business 2016Office Home and Student 2016Office Professional 2016

This article describes update KB3114706 for Microsoft Office 2016, which was released on February 9, 2016. This update has a prerequisite.

Be aware that the update on the Download Center applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2016. It doesn't apply to the Office 2016 Click-to-Run editions, such as Microsoft Office 365 Home. (How to determine?)

Improvements and fixes

Fixes the following issues:
  • When you try to insert a chart for some selected data repeatedly without actually inserting a chart in Excel 2016, Excel 2016 may crash.
  • When you try to edit data of a chart on a duplicated slide in PowerPoint 2016, PowerPoint 2016 may crash if the data grid is still displayed for the chart in the original slide.
  • When you edit data of a chart on a duplicated slide in PowerPoint 2016, and then edit data of the chart on the original slide, the data on the original slide switches into the data on the duplicated slide.
  • After you add a field to the Values area for a PivotChart in Excel 2016, no value field button is displayed.
  • Charts can't be inserted in other Office applications such as Word or PowerPoint if an add-in from a network location is loaded in Excel 2016.

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.


To apply this update, you must have Microsoft Office 2016 installed.

More Information

To determine whether your Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based, follow these steps:
  1. Start an Office 2016 application.
  2. On the File menu, select Account.
  3. For Office 2016 Click-to-Run installations, an Update Options item is displayed. For MSI-based installations, the Update Options item isn't displayed.
Office 2016 Click-to-Run installationMSI-based Office 2016
The screenshot for Word click to run The screenshot for Word MSI


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File Information

The global version of this update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table.