Please be aware that the update in Download Center applies to Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2013. It does not apply to the Office 2013 Click-to-Run editions such as Microsoft Office 365 Home. (How to determine?).
Improvements and Fixes
Improves localization to make sure that the meanings are accurate in multiple language versions.
Fixes the following issues:
Adds the ability to specify how to convert legacy diagrams when you save a PowerPoint presentation through object model.
Note After you install this update, you can follow the instructions in the Registry information section to define a default behavior to convert legacy diagrams.
Assume that you set Base Hyperlink property in PowerPoint 2013. When you insert a hyperlink onto other slides in the same PowerPoint presentation, the hyperlink does not work.
Assume that you apply update KB2889936 for PowerPoint 2013. When you execute the RemoveDocumentInformation method in a PowerPoint presentation, you may receive the following error message:
When you try to access the Shape.Fill property on old PowerPoint shapes in a PowerPoint presentation, PowerPoint 2013 may crash.
Updates PowerPoint 2013 to work correctly with design changes that were made to the Microsoft Forms ActiveX Control (FM20.dll) shared component library. For more information, see the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
3025036 "Cannot insert object" error in an ActiveX custom Office solution after you install the MS14-082 security update
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses by using the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to it.
Important Follow the steps in this section carefully. Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Before you modify it, back up the registry for restoration in case problems occur.
After you install the update, follow these steps to to define a default behavior to convert legacy diagrams.
Exit all Microsoft Office applications.
Start Registry Editor:
In Windows 7, click Start, type regedit in the Search programs and files text box, and then click regedit.exe in the search results.
In Windows 8, move your mouse to the upper-right corner, click Search, type regedit in the search text box, and then click regedit.exe in the search results.
Locate and then select the following registry subkey: