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…


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…


July 2011 Office Security Update Release

The July 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 update were released for: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS11-055 · Security Update for Microsoft Office 2003 (KB2493523) Joining the security bulletin was the Service Pack 1 for Business Contact…


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”…


SharePoint 2010 SP1 and the June Cumulative Update for SharePoint 2010

Yesterday Service Pack 1 (SP1) for SharePoint 2010 was made available. SP1 contains a number of important fixes that improve the SharePoint experience for our customers. With the recommendation to install SP1 for SharePoint came a recommendation to ALSO deploy the June Cumulative Update (CU) for SharePoint simultaneously. It’s worth explaining this recommendation in detail…


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…