How to obtain help and support for this security update
For home users, no-charge support is available by calling (866) PCSAFETY in the United States and Canada or by contacting your local Microsoft subsidiary. For more information about how to contact your local Microsoft subsidiary for support issues with security updates, visit the Microsoft International Support website:
Microsoft update and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
If you have an earlier version of Silverlight installed on your computer, this update is available from Microsoft Update and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) as an important update and will be offered as the following:
Update for Microsoft Silverlight (KB 2617986)
If you do not have an earlier version of Silverlight installed, this update is also available from Microsoft Update and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) as an optional update and will be offered as the following:
Microsoft Silverlight (KB 2617986)
How to hide this update so that it does not appear again
Click here to view or hide detailed information
Click Start, point to All Programs, and then click Windows Update or Microsoft Update.
Click to clear the check box that is next to the update that you want to hide.
Expand the update that you want to hide, and then click to select the Don't show this update again check box.
Windows Vista and Windows 7
Click Start, point to All Programs, and then click Windows Update.
Click Check for updates.
After the scan for updates is complete, click the Optional updates are available link.
In the Select the updates you want to install section, right-click the update that you want to hide, and then click Hide update.
To uninstall Silverlight, visit the following Microsoft website, and then click Uninstall Silverlight:
This security update does not replace a previously released security update.
The English (United States) version of this hotfix installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.
For more information about Silverlight, visit the following Microsoft websites: