Description of the Word 2013 update: February 12, 2013


This update is no longer available. To fix the issues that are described in this article, install the latest Microsoft Office update from the following Microsoft Docs article:

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Microsoft has released an update for Microsoft Word 2013. This update provides the latest fixes for the 32-bit and 64-bit editions of Word 2013.

Issues that this update fixes

  • When you use a program to read a long email message in Microsoft Outlook 2013, the program stops reading the text unexpectedly.

  • Assume that you use the Word 2013 PDF Reflow feature to convert a .pdf file that contains vertical or right-to-left orientated text to a Word document. However, the text loses semantics and becomes unreadable.

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