March 14, 2017, cumulative update for SharePoint Server 2013 (KB3172497)

Applies to: Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Service Pack 1

Cumulative update packages for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 contain hotfixes for the issues that were fixed since the release of SharePoint Server 2013. This update has a prerequisite.

Note This is build 15.0.4911.1001 of the cumulative update package.

We recommend that you test those hotfixes before you deploy them in a production environment. Because the builds are cumulative, each new release contains all the hotfixes and security updates that were included with the previous SharePoint Server 2013 update package releases.

Important notes about the cumulative update package

  • The Microsoft Office 2013 hotfixes are now multilingual. This cumulative update package contains updates for all languages.
  • This cumulative update package includes all the server component packages. Additionally, this cumulative update package updates only those components that are installed on the system.

Known issue


You can't use Office Web Application to open a document in SharePoint Server 2013 if the document path contains a space. To fix this issue, install April 11, 2017, update for SharePoint Foundation 2013 (KB3178732).

Improvements and issues that this cumulative update fixes


How to get the cumulative update package


This update is available only for manual download and installation from the Microsoft Download Center.

Cumulative update package information


Hotfixes that are included in this cumulative update package

This cumulative update package contains all the .msp files that we released as hotfixes or as public updates that target SharePoint Server 2013. This update package also targets SharePoint Foundation 2013. Therefore, you don't have to install those packages separately.

Prerequisites

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

Restart requirement

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

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


For the list of files that cumulative update 3172497 contains, download the file information for update 3172497.