Description of the PowerPoint 2013 update: January 8, 2013

INTRODUCTION

Microsoft has released an update for Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. This update provides the latest fixes for the 32-bit and 64-bit editions of PowerPoint 2013 and Office Home and Student 2013 RT. Additionally, this update contains stability and performance improvements.

Issues that this update fixes

  • Assume that you save a .ppt file as a custom PowerPoint template (.potx file) in PowerPoint 2013. When you click the New command under the FILE table, the custom PowerPoint template is not displayed.
    BUG #: 3210873 (Office15)
  • You cannot create a macro that reuses the TableInsert command in PowerPoint 2013.
    BUG #: 3214637 (Office15)
  • Consider the following scenario:
    • You open a presentation that contains a slide with a table in PowerPoint 2013 .
    • You start Microsoft Narrator on your computer.
    • You use the keyboard to focus on the table in the slide.
    In this scenario, Narrator incorrectly reads the table as "shape."
    BUG #: 3228990 (Office15)
  • Consider the following scenario:
    • You open a presentation that contains a slide with comments in PowerPoint 2013.
    • You start Narrator on your computer.
    • You use the keyboard to focus on the comment text in the comments pane.
    In this scenario, Narrator does not read the comment text as expected.
    BUG #: 3229057 (OfficeQFE)

Resolution

Update details

This update does not replace any previously released update.

How to obtain and install the update

Note This update applies to Office 2013 MSI installations only. This update does not apply to click-to-run installations.

To identify the installation version of Office 2013, follow these steps:
  1. Start an Office 2013 application, such as Microsoft Word 2013.
  2. On the File menu, click Account.
  3. If Office 2013 was installed by using Click-to-Run, an "Update Options" item is displayed. For an MSI installation, the "Update Options" item is not displayed.
The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:


Note The update for Office Home and Student 2013 RT is only available from Windows Update.


32-bit


Download Download the 32-bit update package now.

64-bit

Download Download the 64-bit update package now.

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
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Restart information

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

How to determine whether the update is installed

How to uninstall this update
The Office System TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office. For more information about the Office System TechCenter, go to the following Microsoft website:
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Artikel-id: 2726947 - Laatst bijgewerkt: 24 apr. 2013 - Revisie: 1

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