October 13, 2015, update for PowerPoint 2016 (KB2910957)

This article describes update KB2910957 for Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 that was released on October 13, 2015. This update has a prerequisite.

Be aware that the update in Download Center applies to 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:
  • A merge failure occurs when a coauthor deletes two or more adjacent rows in a table during coauthoring.
  • A merge failure occurs when you add and then delete a comment without saving while a coauthor introduces a new comment during coauthoring.
  • A merge failure occurs when you coauthor a document that contains embedded fonts.
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.

Virus-scan claim
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Update information

Restart information

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

Prerequisite

To apply this update, you must have Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 installed.
More Information
To determine whether your Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based, follow these steps:
  1. Open 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 runThe screenshot for Word MSI

File Information

This update contains the files that are listed in the following tables.

32-bit

Powerpoint-x-none.msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Ppcore.dll16.0.4288.100011,890,76020-Sep-201505:54

64-bit

Powerpoint-x-none.msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Ppcore.dll16.0.4288.100018,318,92020-Sep-201505:52

How to uninstall this update

Windows 10
  1. Go to Start, enter View Installed Updates in the Search Windows box, and then press Enter.
  2. In the list of updates, locate and then select update KB2910957, and then select Uninstall.
Windows 8 and Windows 8.1
  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then select Search. If you're using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, and then select Search.
  2. Enter windows update, select Windows Update, and then select Installed Updates.
  3. In the list of updates, locate and then select update KB2910957, and then select Uninstall.
Windows 7
  1. Go to Start, enter Run, and then select Run.
  2. Enter Appwiz.cpl, and then select OK.
  3. Select View installed updates.
  4. In the list of updates, locate and then select update KB2910957, and then select Uninstall.
References
See the information about the standard terminology that's used to describe Microsoft software updates. The Office System TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office.
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Article ID: 2910957 - Last Review: 10/13/2015 16:55:00 - Revision: 1.0

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