October 13, 2015, update for PowerPoint 2013 (KB3085564)

This article describes update KB3085564 for Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 that was released on October 13, 2015. This update also applies to Office Home and Student 2013 RT, and other Office versions that contain PowerPoint 2013. This update has a prerequisite.

Be aware that the update in Download Center applies to 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 issues:
  • You can't use the Shapes.PasteSpecial method to paste a shape as a ppPasteShape type in PowerPoint 2013. In addition, you receive the following error message:
    Run-time error '-2147188160 (80048240)':
    Shapes.PasteSpecial: Invalid Request.
    The specified data type is unavailable.
    BUG #: 3510447 (Office15)
  • When you copy and paste slides from one presentation to another presentation in PowerPoint 2013, the hyperlinks of shapes in the slides aren't updated.
    BUG #: 3510716 (Office15)
  • When you turn a slide show to the presenter view and then enter some text in a slide in the normal view in PowerPoint 2013, the text is added slowly in the presenter view but not in the normal view. After all the text is entered, it will appear all at once in the normal view.
    BUG #: 3511287 (Office15)
  • ActiveX controls don't work correctly in the slide show of an IRM-protected presentation in PowerPoint 2013. In addition, the Access content programmatically option is available for an IRM-protected presentation to access the document content programmatically.
    BUG #: 3511449 (Office15)
  • When you try to delete a slide that contains a transition in PowerPoint 2013, PowerPoint 2013 crashes if an animation is playing.
    BUG #: 3511780 (Office15)

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

Restart information

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


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

More Information

To determine whether your Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based, follow these steps:
  1. Open PowerPoint 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 installationMSI-based Office 2013
The screenshot for PowerPoint click to run The screenshot for PowerPoint MSI
File Information
How to uninstall this update


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.

ID do Artigo: 3085564 - Última Revisão: 19 de nov de 2015 - Revisão: 1