January 3, 2017, update for Word 2013 (KB3141464)

Applies to: Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1Word 2013Office Home and Student 2013 RT

This article describes update KB3141464 for Microsoft Word 2013, which was released on January 3, 2017. This update also applies to Office Home and Student 2013 RT. This update has a prerequisite.

Be aware that the update in the Microsoft Download Center applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2013. It doesn't apply to the Office 2013 Click-to-Run editions, such as Microsoft Office 365 Home. (How to determine?)

Improvements and fixes


Fixes the following issues:
  • Signatures become invalidate in documents when you use quick parts in Word 2013.
  • It takes a long time when you repaginate a document that has a StyleRef field in Word 2013.
  • Plain text content control does not preserve the font in VBA if Windows language isn't English.
  • Ruby text is expanded and it appears multiple times in meeting items in Outlook 2013.
  • Assume that you run a macro to access document properties such as para, style, and shape in a document that has revisions in Word 2013. When you try to close the document, Word 2013 may crash.

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. The updates in the Download Center can't be installed on Office Home and Student 2013 RT.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


Prerequisite

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

Restart information

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

More Information


To determine whether your Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based, follow these steps:
  1. Start an Office 2013 application, such as Microsoft Word 2013.
  2. On the File menu, select Account.
  3. For Office 2013 Click-to-Run installations, an Update Options item is displayed. For MSI-based installations, the Update Options item isn't displayed.
Office 2013 Click-to-Run installationMSI-based Office 2013
The screenshot for Word Click To Run The screenshot for Word MSI

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.