October 4, 2016, update for Excel 2013 (KB3118369)

This article describes update KB3118369 for Microsoft Excel 2013, which was released on October 4, 2016. This update also applies to Office Home and Student 2013 RT. This update has a prerequisite.

Be aware that the update in the Microsoft Download Center applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2013. It doesn't 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:

Assume that you have a conditional formatting that uses a VBA user-defined function to evaluate its condition. If there are multiple visible windows in Excel 2013, the conditional formatting stops working.

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. The updates in the Download Center can't be installed on Office Home and Student 2013 RT.

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

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

Restart informationYou 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 Microsoft Excel 2013.

  2. On the File menu, select Account.

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

Office 2013 Click-to-Run installation

MSI-based Office 2013

The screenshot for Excel Click To Run

The screenshot for Excel MSI

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 then select update KB3118369, and then select Uninstall.

Windows 8 and Windows 8.1

  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap 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 then select update KB3118369, 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 then select update KB3118369, and then select Uninstall.


References

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

File Information

The global version of this 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.

excel-x-none.msp file information

File identifier

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Excel.exe

Excel.exe

15.0.4867.1000

33,042,112

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Excel.man

Excel.exe.manifest

Not applicable

1,227

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xl12cnv.exe

Excelcnv.exe

15.0.4867.1000

29,504,704

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xl12cnvp.dll

Excelcnvpxy.dll

15.0.4454.1000

48,704

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Exptoows.xla.1033

Exptoows.xla

Not applicable

114,688

13-Sep-2016

01:30

Solver.xlam_1033

Solver.xlam

Not applicable

426,707

13-Sep-2016

12:57

Solver32.dll_1033

Solver32.dll

15.0.4454.1000

216,136

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xlcall32.dll

Xlcall32.dll

15.0.4454.1000

10,856

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xlicons.exe

Xlicons.exe

15.0.4553.1000

3,685,544

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xlintl32.dll_1033

Xlintl32.dll

15.0.4703.1000

4,483,768

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xlintl32.rest.idx_dll_1033

Xlintl32.rest.idx_dll

15.0.4703.1000

407,232

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xllex.dll_1033

Xllex.dll

15.0.4569.1000

37,568

13-Sep-2016

01:29


excel-x-none.msp file information

File identifier

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Excel.exe

Excel.exe

15.0.4867.1000

25,733,312

13-Sep-2016

01:30

Excel.man

Excel.exe.manifest

Not applicable

1,227

13-Sep-2016

01:30

Xl12cnv.exe

Excelcnv.exe

15.0.4867.1000

21,955,264

13-Sep-2016

01:30

Xl12cnvp.dll

Excelcnvpxy.dll

15.0.4454.1000

46,144

13-Sep-2016

01:30

Exptoows.xla.1033

Exptoows.xla

Not applicable

100,864

13-Sep-2016

01:30

Solver.xlam_1033

Solver.xlam

Not applicable

408,981

13-Sep-2016

12:48

Solver32.dll_1033

Solver32.dll

15.0.4454.1000

173,112

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xlcall32.dll

Xlcall32.dll

15.0.4454.1000

10,328

13-Sep-2016

01:30

Xlicons.exe

Xlicons.exe

15.0.4553.1000

3,685,544

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xlintl32.dll_1033

Xlintl32.dll

15.0.4703.1000

4,421,312

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xlintl32.rest.idx_dll_1033

Xlintl32.rest.idx_dll

15.0.4703.1000

407,232

13-Sep-2016

01:29

Xllex.dll_1033

Xllex.dll

15.0.4569.1000

37,568

13-Sep-2016

01:29


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