This article describes update KB3039762 for Microsoft Office 2013 that was released on July 14, 2015. This update also applies to Office Home and Student 2013 RT. This update has a prerequisite.

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

Fixes the following issue:

When you access the data of a SharePoint list by using a Web query file (.iqy) in Microsoft Excel 2013 in certain network configurations, you receive the following error message:

Cannot connect to the server at this time. Changes to your data cannot be saved.

This issue also occurs on an Access database. After you install this update, you can enable the legacy authentication behavior by creating a registry key and setting a nonzero value. To do this, you can follow the instructions in the Registry information section.

How to download and install the update

Microsoft Update

Use Microsoft Update to automatically download and install the update.

Microsoft Update Catalog

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

If you are not sure what 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.

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.

Update information

Registry informationImportant
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.

  1. Exit all Microsoft Office applications.

  2. Start Registry Editor:

    • In Windows 8 or Windows 8.1, 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.

    • In Windows 7, click Start, type regedit in the Search programs and files text box, and then click regedit.exe in the search results.

  3. Locate and then select the following registry entry:

    • For 32-bit Office on 32-bit Windows or 64-bit Office on 64-bit Windows:

      HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\15.0\List

    • For 32-bit Office on 64-bit Windows:

      HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\15.0\List

  4. On the Edit menu, point to New, and then click DWORD Value.

  5. Type EnableLegacyListAuth, and then press the Enter key.

  6. In the Details pane, right-click EnableLegacyListAuth, and then click Modify.

  7. In the Value data box, type 1, and then click OK.

  8. Exit Registry Editor.

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

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

More Information

How to determine whether my Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based:

  1. Start an Office 2013 application, such as Microsoft Word 2013.

  2. On the File menu, click Account.

  3. For Office 2013 Click-to-Run installations, an Update Options item is displayed. For MSI-based installations, the Update Options item is not displayed.

Office 2013 Click-to-Run installation

MSI-based Office 2013

The screenshot for Word Click To Run

The screenshot for Word MSI

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

32-bit

Stslist-x-none.msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Stslist.dll

15.0.4731.1000

2,873,568

16-Jun-2015

08:31


64-bit

Stslist-x-none.msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Stslist.dll

15.0.4731.1000

3,918,048

16-Jun-2015

08:31


Office Home and Student 2013 RT


Stslist-x-none.msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Stslist.dll

15.0.4731.1000

2,924,152

16-Jun-2015

08:31


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 click Search.

  2. Type windows update, tap or click Settings, and then tap or click View installed updates in the search results.

  3. In the list of updates, locate and then tap or click update KB3039762, and then tap or click Uninstall.

Windows 7

  1. Click Start, and then click Run.

  2. Type Appwiz.cpl, and then click OK.

  3. Click View installed updates.

  4. In the list of updates, locate and then click update KB3039762, and then click 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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