MS12-076: Description of the security update for Excel 2010: November 13, 2012

Microsoft has released security bulletin MS12-076 view the complete security bulletin, go to one of the following Microsoft websites:

How to obtain help and support for this security update

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INTRODUCTION

Prerequisites to apply this security update

To install this security update, you must have Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1) installed on the computer.

For more information about how to obtain the service pack, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2460049 Description of Office 2010 SP1

Restart information

You do not have to restart the computer after you install this security update.

Security update replacement information

This security update replaces the following security update:

2597166 MS12-030: Description of the security update for Excel 2010: May 8, 2012

Removal information

To remove this security update, use the Add or Remove Programs item or the Programs and Features item in Control Panel.

Note When you remove this security update, you may be prompted to insert the disc that contains Excel 2010. Additionally, you may not have the option to uninstall this security update from the Add or Remove Programs item or the Programs and Features item in Control Panel. There are several possible causes of this issue.

For more information about the removal, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

903771 Information about the ability to uninstall Office updates

File information

The English (United States) version of this security update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

For all x86 versions of Microsoft Excel 2010

File Name

File Version

File Size

Date

Time

Excel.Exe

14.0.6126.5003

20,383,336

20-Sep-2012

07:19

Excelcnv.Exe

14.0.6126.5003

17,822,312

19-Sep-2012

12:10

Xlicons.Exe

14.0.6120.5000

1,480,280

25-Apr-2012

01:09

For all x64 versions of Microsoft Excel 2010

File Name

File Version

File Size

Date

Time

Excel.Exe

14.0.6126.5003

27,628,648

20-Sep-2012

07:23

Excelcnv.Exe

14.0.6126.5003

25,023,080

19-Sep-2012

12:20

Xlicons.Exe

14.0.6120.5000

1,480,280

25-Apr-2012

01:09

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