January 2012 Office Update Release

The January Public Update release for Office is now live and available for download. This release contains 4 non-security updates. Non-Security updates were released to: Provide current definitions to the Junk Email Filter in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, 2010 and 2003 Update for Microsoft Office 2007 suites (KB 2596686) 32-Bit Edition Definition Update for Microsoft Office…


December 2011 Office Update Release

The December Public Update release for Office is now live and available for download. This release contains 5 security bulletins and 14 non-security updates. Security updates were released for: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS11-088 · Security Update for Microsoft Office 2010 (KB2596511) 64-Bit Edition · Security Update for Microsoft Office 2010 (KB2596511) 32-Bit Edition Microsoft Security…


November 2011 Office Update Release

The November Public Update release for Office is now live and available for download. This release contains multiple non-security updates. Update for Microsoft Office 2010 (KB2553455) 64-Bit Edition, 32-Bit Edition Update for Microsoft Office 2010 (KB2553310) 64-Bit Edition, 32-Bit Edition Update for Microsoft Office 2010 (KB2553181) 64-Bit Edition, 32-Bit Edition Update for Microsoft OneNote 2010…


Daylight Savings Time (DST) Updates for SharePoint

The August 2011 Cumulative Update for SharePoint Foundation (2010, 2007) contains the following Daylight Saving Time (DST) changes:   Russian Time Zones: A new time zone has been created for Kaliningrad with display name “(UTC+3:00) Kaliningrad”. This time zone does not support Daylight Saving Time. Support for Daylight Saving Time has been discontinued and UTC…


August 2011 Office Security Update Release

The August Public Update release for Office is now live and available for download. This release contains 1 security bulletin and 3 non-security updates. The following Security updates were released for: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS11-060 Security Update for Microsoft Office Visio 2003 (KB2553009) Security Update for Microsoft Office Visio 2007 (KB2553010) Security Update for Microsoft Visio…


Office and SharePoint Service Packs: A Primer

A while back, we provided some information about the upcoming release of Office 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1.) This release is important because it is our first update to the 2010 product family that changes the support baseline. In this post we’ll describe some Service Pack and Support Policy basics, and provide some background to better…