September 8, 2015, update for Outlook 2013 Junk Email Filter (KB3085499)

This update includes new definitions for the Junk Email Filter in Microsoft Outlook 2013. These new definitions provide a more current description of those characteristics that define some email messages as junk email. This update was released on September 8, 2015. This update has a prerequisite.

Be aware that the update in Download Center applies to Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2013. It doesn't apply to the Office 2013 Click-to-Run editions such as Microsoft Office 365 Home. (How to determine?).
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 are running, see Am I running 32-bit or 64-bit Office? Additionally, see more information about how to download Microsoft support files.

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Update information

Prerequisite

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

Restart information

You may have to restart the computer after you install this update.
More Information
How to determine whether my Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based:
  1. Open Outlook 2013.
  2. On the File menu, select Account.
  3. For Office 2013 Click-to-Run installations, an Update Options item is displayed. For MSI-based installations, the Update Options item isn't displayed.
Office 2013 Click-to-Run installationMSI-based Office 2013
The screenshot for Outlook Click to RunThe screenshot for Outlook MSI

How to determine whether the update is installed

To determine whether the update is installed on your computer, follow the steps for your version of Windows.

Windows 10
  1. Go to Start, enter View Installed Updates in the Search Windowsbox, and then press Enter.
  2. Examine the list for update KB3085499.
Windows 8 and Windows 8.1
  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search. Or, if you are 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. Examine the list for update KB3085499. If the update is in the list, note its Install On date.
Windows 7
  1. Go to StartStart Button, enter appwiz.cpl in the Start Search box, and then press Enter.
  2. Select View installed updates.
  3. Examine the list for update KB3085499.
  4. If update KB3085499 is in the list of updates, the update is installed successfully on the computer.

File Information

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

32-bit

Outlfltr-x-none.msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Outlfltr.dat14.0.15131.5373,611,27211-Aug-201521:19

64-bit

Outlfltr-x-none.msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Outlfltr.dat14.0.15131.5373,611,27211-Aug-201521:19

How to uninstall this update

Windows 10
  1. Go to Start, enter View Installed Updates in the Search Windowsbox, and then press Enter.
  2. In the list of updates, locate and then select update KB3085499, and then tap or select Uninstall.
Windows 8 and Windows 8.1
  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search. If you are 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 KB3085499, 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 KB3085499, and then select Uninstall.
References
See the information about the standard terminology that is 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: 3085499 - Last Review: 09/08/2015 19:35:00 - Revision: 1.0

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