Demystifying Spring 2014 updates for Office Web Apps Server 2013

As you might know, when Microsoft originally released Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Office Web Apps Server 2013 in April 2014, we discovered a flaw which prevents any public or cumulative updates from being installed. Because of this flaw, we immediately removed the ability to download the service pack so we could repair it.  More…


How to remove Office Web Apps 2013 with Service Pack 1 and apply Security Update 2878219

Today Microsoft released a security patch, MS14-017: Description of the security update for Office Web Apps Server 2013: April 8, 2014 https://support.microsoft.com/kb/2878219 This security patch affects the .rtf file type.  However, the patch will not apply correctly with Office Web Apps 2013 server Service Pack 1.  When you apply the patch to the server, the following message…