Update to support the new currency symbol for the Russian ruble in Windows

About this update

After you apply this update, the new Russian ruble symbol can be input by using the physical keyboard, Windows on-screen keyboard (osk.exe), or Tablet PC Input Panel (Tabtip.exe) in Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, and Windows Server 2008 R2. Additionally, the new currency symbol is added on the Currency tab of the Region settings in Control Panel.

We have defined the new keyboard combination for Russian, Tatar, Bashkir, and Sakha. Check out the hotkey combinations in this article.

This update is released on September 2, 2014.

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Known issues with this update

  • Known issue 1
    Fonts do not render correctly after any of the following updates (that are released before September 2, 2014) are installed: 
    2982791 MS14-045: Description of the security update for kernel-mode drivers: August 12, 2014
    2970228 Update to support the new currency symbol for the Russian ruble in Windows
    2975719 August 2014 update rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2
    2975331 August 2014 update rollup for Windows RT, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2012
    Status
    The following update replaces update 2982791 and resolves this known issue:

    2993651 MS14-045: Description of the security update for kernel-mode drivers: August 27, 2014
    Mitigations
    Open the Programs and Features item in Control Panel, and then click View installed updates. Find and then uninstall any of the following updates that are currently installed:
    • KB2982791
    • KB2970228
    • KB2975719
    • KB2975331
  • Known issue 2
    Systems may crash and return a 0x50 Stop error message after any of the following updates (that are released before September 2, 2014) are installed: 
    2982791 MS14-045: Description of the security update for kernel-mode drivers: August 12, 2014
    2970228 Update to support the new currency symbol for the Russian ruble in Windows
    2975719 August 2014 update rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2
    2975331 August 2014 update rollup for Windows RT, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2012
    This condition may be persistent and prevent the system from starting correctly.

    Status
    The following update replaces update 2982791 and resolves this known issue:

    2993651 MS14-045: Description of the security update for kernel-mode drivers: August 27, 2014
    Mitigations
    For more information about how to resolve this issue, see the "Known issue 3" section in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article: 
    2982791 MS14-045: Description of the security update for kernel-mode drivers: August 12, 2014

How to obtain this update

Update rollup packages are available for Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows RT, and Windows Server 2012.

This update is also available to be obtained from Windows Update or Microsoft Download Center for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. Before you install this update, check the prerequisites of this update.

For Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2

Get update rollup 2975719

For Windows 8, Windows RT, and Windows Server 2012

Get update rollup 2975331

For Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

Method 1: Windows Update

This update is available from Windows Update.

Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

Operating systemUpdate
All supported x86-based versions of Windows 7Download Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows 7Download Download the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008 R2Download Download the package now.
All supported IA-64-based versions of Windows Server 2008 R2Download Download the 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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Update detail information for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

Prerequisites

To apply this update, follow these steps:
  1. Install update 2993651 on the computer that is running Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1) or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, and then restart the computer.
  2. Install the update that is described in the How to obtain this update section, and then restart the computer.

For more information about how to obtain a Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 service pack, see the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
976932 Information about Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 and for Windows Server 2008 R2

Registry information

To apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace a previously released update.

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

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Hotkey combinations

File information
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
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