Customize the 2007 Office system to work with a non-Microsoft e-mail application

On the off chance that you are considering deploying the 2007 Microsoft Office system to work with a non-Microsoft e-mail application, you’ll want to check out a brand new article that will (hopefully) be published the end of next week: Customize the 2007 Office system to work with a non-Microsoft e-mail application.  This article was…


Find out what version of Office 2007 you’re running – don’t use Help|About

Ok, you can use Help|About (in previous versions, anyway–in Office 2007, you click the Office Button, then Program-Name Options, then Resources, then About) to find out what version of Office 2007 you’re running. However, this can be misleading, because hotfixes or public updates can contain fixes that are provided in the latest service pack, and…


Cumulative update packages available for the 2007 Microsoft Office core suite applications and 2007 Microsoft Office servers: December, 2008

The following cumulative update was released on December 16, 2008. For more information, see Cumulative update packages for the 2007 Microsoft Office core suite applications and for 2007 Microsoft Office servers: December 16, 2008 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/960709). For more information about the 2007 Office suite bugs and to request the hotfix downloads, click the following article numbers to view…


Security updates for February 2009

[Updated to include MS09-002 on February 15, 2009]   The following security updates were released on February 10, 2009. For more information and to download updates, see Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for February 2009.   Bulletin Number Description Affected Software Rating MS09-002 Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (961260) Windows XP Professional, Internet Explorer 7.0, Windows Server…


Security bulletin major revisions

The following security bulletin has undergone a major revision increment, released on January 21, 2009.   Bulletin Number Description Affected products Rating MS05-022 Vulnerability in MSN Messenger Could Lead to Remote Code Execution (896597) MSN Messenger 6.2  Critical – Andrea Weiss


Security updates for January 2009

The following security update was released on January 13, 2009. For more information and to download updates, see Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for January 2009.   Bulletin Number Description Affected products Rating MS09-001 Vulnerabilities in SMB Could Allow Remote Code Execution (958687)  Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Server, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server…


Security updates for December 2008

The following security updates were released on December 9, 2008. For more information and to download updates, see Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary for December 2008. Bulletin Number Description Affected products Rating MS08-073 Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (958215) Windows 2000 Professional, Windows 2000 Server, Windows XP, Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7, Windows Server…


Updates for Microsoft Office 2007 Help

Updates are now available for applications in the 2007 Office system. Each download replaces the Help (.HxS) files on your computer for the corresponding application. The downloads contain the latest revisions and additions to content we made based on the feedback we received from customers on Microsoft Office Online and Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN). In…


New articles in the Office Resource Kit

The Office Resource Kit team has recently published the following articles:  Deploying 2007 Office software updates with System Center Configuration Manager 2007 (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc872848.aspx). Learn about how to use System Center Configuration Manager 2007 to create and deploy packages for 2007 Office system software updates.  This article provides information about the prerequisites for deploying software updates…