December 12, 2017, update for SharePoint Foundation 2013 (KB4011596)

Applies to: Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2013 Service Pack 1

This article describes update 4011596 for Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2013 that was released on December 12, 2017. This update has a prerequisite.

Improvements and fixes

This update fixes the following issues:

  • You cannot open the documents that you have view-only permission in Office Web applications, even if you have set to open the documents in desktop clients. Additionally, you receive the following denied error message:

    Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you 
  • The values of the Issue ID field are missing when you edit an issue tracking list in Quick Edit mode.
  • In the conversation section of a pending access request, the date and time are displayed in the wrong time zone. 
  • You cannot create a site in SharePoint Foundation 2013 after you install the October 10, 2017, cumulative update for SharePoint Foundation 2013 (KB4011173).

This update also has the following improvements:

How to download and install the update

Download Center

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

Update information


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

Restart information

You don't have to restart the computer after you install this update.


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File information

For the list of files this cumulative update 4011596 contains, download the file information for update 4011596