Announcing availability of slipstreamed Office 2013 and SharePoint Server 2013 with SP1

Today, aligned with the SharePoint Conference, we’re announcing availability of a slipstreamed SharePoint Server 2013 with SP1. SharePoint administrators will be able to use this updated installer to deploy on Windows Server 2012 R2. SharePoint Server 2013 Enterprise and Standard are available on the Volume License Service Center (VLSC) and MSDN.  Additionally we have made available…


CHANGE: Service Pack 1 for Office 2013 and SharePoint 2013

We have released updated Server SP1 patches that correct an issue blocking deployment of future public and cumulative updates.  Please find new updates at the following KB article links. Update KB Article SharePoint Foundation SP1 2880551 SharePoint Server 2013 SP1 2880552 Project Server 2013 SP1 2880553 Office Web Apps Server 2013 SP1 ​2880558 SharePoint Server…


Service Pack 2 and the June Cumulative Update

A follow-up from last week’s post about the release of SP2 for Office and SharePoint 2010: The updates from the June Cumulative Update (KB 2855357) will not install on SP2. The August Cumulative Update will be the first to do so. However, the June Cumulative Update includes some changes that are not available in SP2. If…


Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 Availability

We’re happy to announce that Service Pack 2 (SP2) for our Office and SharePoint 2010 family of products is now available! The SP2 release improves the compatibility of the Office and SharePoint 2010 products with Windows 8, Internet Explorer 10, Office 2013, and SharePoint 2013. It also addresses security, stability, and performance and contains all…


Office 2010 SP2 Beta Now Available for Download

As of today, customers can download the beta for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 SP2. In addition to updates for the desktop and server apps, this beta also includes full-product SKUs of SharePoint and related server products, updated to install on Windows Server 2012.  These server products will be available for download: SharePoint Server 2010 SharePoint…


Update to Office 2010 SP1 to prevent unintentional installation of SharePoint Workspace

We are pleased to announce the release of an update for the issue described in KB2612800 (Office 2010 SP1 installs SharePoint Workspace). This update is available on the Microsoft Download Center, start with the KB link to find the correct version. This update is designed to correct an issue with SharePoint Workspace 2010, where components…


Office 2010 Service Pack 1 – 5 Common questions regarding the Service Pack

With Office 2010 Service Pack 1 having now been out for one week, we wanted to cover some of the most common questions we’ve been getting. Here is a compiled list of the 5 most common questions. Will installing Office 2010 Service Pack 1 require a reboot? Common Problem: “The installation of this package failed”…


Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 1 Availability

We are thrilled to announce the availability of Service Pack 1 (SP1) for our 2010 family of products. The SP1 release is important because it provides us with an opportunity to address customer feedback as well as the security, stability and performance of our 2010 wave of products. The release underscores our commitment to improving…


Office 2010 Service Pack 1 is Almost Here

Update: Read more about 2010 SP1 in this post. Summer is just around the corner, and as promised, we are on track for delivering Office 2010 SP1 and SharePoint 2010 SP1 in mid-summer 2011. During the coming weeks, you will see various teams updating their blogs with specific information about changes to appear in Service…