August 7, 2018, update for PowerPoint 2016 (KB4018368)

This article describes update 4018368 for Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 that was released on August 7, 2018. This update has a prerequisite.

Be aware that the update on the Microsoft Download Center applies to the 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

This update provides the following improvements to online videos in PowerPoint 2016:

  • You can play online videos from Vimeo that were inserted into the presentation in a newer version of PowerPoint.

  • You can play online videos from YouTube even when it was inserted by using YouTube's old embed code format.

The update listed above is available in all supported languages. To enable this feature, you also need to install August 7, 2018 update for Office 2016 Language Interface Pack (KB4032232) together with this update.

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 which 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.

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Update information

Prerequisites

To apply this update, you must have Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 installed.

Restart information

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

More information

To determine whether your Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based, follow these steps:

  1. Start 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 installation

MSI-based Office 2016

The screenshot for Word click to run

The screenshot for Word MSI

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 select KB4018368, 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 select KB4018368, 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 select KB4018368, and then select Uninstall.

References

Learn 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.

File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and 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 times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

 

x64

powerpoint-x-none.msp file information

File identifier

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Msppt.olb

Msppt.olb

16.0.4666.1000

428,280

20-Jul-2018

10:04

Powerpnt.man

Powerpnt.exe.manifest

Not applicable

4,172

20-Jul-2018

10:04

Ppcore.dll

Ppcore.dll

16.0.4732.1000

18,658,376

22-Jul-2018

05:51

Ppintl.dll_1033

Ppintl.dll

16.0.4723.1000

1,214,152

20-Jul-2018

09:59

x86

powerpoint-x-none.msp file information

File identifier

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Msppt.olb

Msppt.olb

16.0.4684.1000

428,288

20-Jul-2018

09:53

Powerpnt.man

Powerpnt.exe.manifest

Not applicable

4,172

20-Jul-2018

09:53

Ppcore.dll

Ppcore.dll

16.0.4732.1000

12,124,240

22-Jul-2018

05:47

Ppintl.dll_1033

Ppintl.dll

16.0.4723.1000

1,214,144

20-Jul-2018

09:52

Third-party information disclaimer

The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, about the performance or reliability of these products.

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