May 2, 2017, update for Office 2016 (KB3115501)

This article describes update KB3115501 for Microsoft Office 2016, which was released on May 2, 2017. 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 enables you to import and export data in dBASE.

Note To fix this issue, install this update together with May 2, 2017, update for Access 2016 (KB3178700).

This update also fixes the following issue:

  • When you receive a SQL connection lost error, you have to restart Access 2016 to reestablish the connection manually. After you install this update, the connection will be reestablished the next time that it's used.

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'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

Prerequisite To apply this update, you must have Microsoft Office 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 updateWindows 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 KB3115501, 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 KB3115501, 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 KB3115501, and then select Uninstall.


References

Learn about the standard terminology that's used to describe Microsoft software updates. The Office System TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office.

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.

File informationThe global version of this update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. 

x64

File identifier

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Acecore.dll

Acecore.dll

16.0.4528.1000

2,289,936

10-Apr-2017

21:43

Acacedao.dll

Acedao.dll

16.0.4492.1000

604,536

10-Apr-2017

21:43

Acedao.dll

Acedao.dll

16.0.4492.1000

604,536

10-Apr-2017

21:43

Acees.dll

Acees.dll

16.0.4492.1000

857,432

10-Apr-2017

21:43

Aceexcl.dll

Aceexcl.dll

16.0.4492.1000

543,544

10-Apr-2017

21:43

Aceodbc.dll

Aceodbc.dll

16.0.4513.1000

350,568

10-Apr-2017

21:43

Aceoddbs.dll

Aceoddbs.dll

16.0.4513.1000

28,536

10-Apr-2017

21:43

Acexbe.dll

Acexbe.dll

16.0.4513.1000

326,448

10-Apr-2017

21:43

Expsrv.dll

Expsrv.dll

7.1.0.1056

491,152

10-Apr-2017

15:03

Vbajet32.dll

Vbajet32.dll

7.0.1.1056

18,584

10-Apr-2017

15:03


x86

File identifier

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Acecore.dll

Acecore.dll

16.0.4528.1000

1,698,064

10-Apr-2017

21:36

Acacedao.dll

Acedao.dll

16.0.4492.1000

446,840

10-Apr-2017

21:36

Acedao.dll

Acedao.dll

16.0.4492.1000

446,840

10-Apr-2017

21:36

Acees.dll

Acees.dll

16.0.4492.1000

644,952

10-Apr-2017

21:36

Aceexcl.dll

Aceexcl.dll

16.0.4492.1000

411,448

10-Apr-2017

21:36

Aceodbc.dll

Aceodbc.dll

16.0.4513.1000

298,344

10-Apr-2017

21:36

Aceoddbs.dll

Aceoddbs.dll

16.0.4513.1000

26,488

10-Apr-2017

21:36

Acexbe.dll

Acexbe.dll

16.0.4513.1000

266,040

10-Apr-2017

21:36

Expsrv.dll

Expsrv.dll

7.1.0.1056

329,360

10-Apr-2017

15:03

Vbajet32.dll

Vbajet32.dll

7.0.1.1056

15,512

10-Apr-2017

15:03

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