July 2016 update rollup for Windows Server 2012


The July 2016 update rollup includes improvements and fixes for the Windows Server 2012 platform. We recommend that you apply this update rollup as part of your regular maintenance routines.
Improvements and fixes
To learn more about the non-security improvements and fixes in this update, see the "July 19, 2016 – KB3172615" section in Windows Server 2012 update history.
How to get the update rollup
Important If you install a language pack after you install this update, you must reinstall this update. Therefore, we recommend that you install any language packs that you need before you install this update. For more information, see Add language packs to Windows.

Method 1: Windows Update

This update is provided as a Recommended update on Windows Update. For more information about how to run Windows Update, see How to get an update through Windows Update.

Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center.

Operating systemUpdate
All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2012DownloadDownload the package now.
For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used 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 the file.

Method 3: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Note You must be running Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 or later versions.

Update detail information

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites to apply this update.

Restart information

You must restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace any previously released update.
File Information

File hash information

File nameSHA1 hashSHA256 hash
Windows8-RT-KB3172615-x64.msu4070C3DFBC2D2CCB30D2DCCC2EC5D6D8E95359859AA37B092A458CE7F8398FF01C4EADD5C075AF379414C66365AD40351E7258A8

File information

For a list of the files that are provided in this update, download the file information for update rollup 3172615.
References
For more information about Windows Update, go to the following Microsoft websites:

Troubleshoot problems with installing updates

Windows Update: Frequently Asked Questions

Learn about the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.
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Article ID: 3172615 - Last Review: 09/27/2016 06:06:00 - Revision: 5.0

Windows Server 2012 Datacenter, Windows Server 2012 Standard, Windows Server 2012 Essentials, Windows Server 2012 Foundation

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