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September 9, 2014 update for Excel 2013(KB2889861)


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This article describes update KB2889861 for Microsoft Excel 2013 that was released on September 9, 2014. This update also applies to Office Home and Student 2013 RT, which contains Excel 2013.

This update includes stability and performance improvements. Please note that this update does not apply to Microsoft Office 365 editions such as Office 365 Home.

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Issue that the update resolves

  • Assume that you have multiple workbooks open in Excel 2013. When you close a workbook after editing it, Excel 2013 may crash randomly.

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More Information

This update applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Excel 2013. It does not apply to the Excel 2013 Click-to-Run editions such as Microsoft Office 365 Home.

How to determine if the Office installation is Click-to-Run or MSI-based:
  1. Start Excel 2013.
  2. On the File menu, click Account.
  3. For Office 2013 Click-to-Run installations, an Update Options item is displayed. For MSI-based installations, the Update Options item is not displayed.
Office 2013 Click-to-Run installationMSI-based Office 2013
The screenshot for Excel Click To Run The screenshot for Excel MSI
File Information
This update contains the files that are listed in the following tables.

32-bit

Excel-x-none.msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Excel.exe15.0.4649.100025,704,60012-Aug-201401:55
Excelcnv.exe15.0.4649.100021,931,16812-Aug-201401:55
Excelcnvpxy.dll15.0.4454.100046,14412-Aug-201401:55
Solver.xlamNot Applicable408,98113-Aug-201406:31
Solver32.dll15.0.4454.1000173,11212-Aug-201401:55
Xlcall32.dll15.0.4454.100010,32812-Aug-201401:55
Xlicons.exe15.0.4553.10003,685,54412-Aug-201401:54
Xlintl32.dll15.0.4631.10004,420,28812-Aug-201401:55
Xlintl32.rest.idx_dll15.0.4569.1501407,24012-Aug-201401:55
Xllex.dll15.0.4569.100037,56812-Aug-201401:55

64-bit

Excel-x-none.msp file information
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Excel.exe15.0.4649.100033,004,19212-Aug-201401:54
Excelcnv.exe15.0.4649.100029,473,94412-Aug-201401:54
Excelcnvpxy.dll15.0.4454.100048,70412-Aug-201401:54
Solver.xlamNot Applicable426,70713-Aug-201406:39
Solver32.dll15.0.4454.1000216,13612-Aug-201401:54
Xlcall32.dll15.0.4454.100010,85612-Aug-201401:54
Xlicons.exe15.0.4553.10003,685,54412-Aug-201401:54
Xlintl32.dll15.0.4631.10004,482,75212-Aug-201401:54
Xlintl32.rest.idx_dll15.0.4569.1501407,24012-Aug-201401:54
Xllex.dll15.0.4569.100037,56812-Aug-201401:54

How to uninstall this update
Windows 8
  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search. If you are using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, and then click Search.
  2. Type windows update, tap or click Settings, and then tap or click View installed updates in the search results.
  3. In the list of updates, locate and then tap or click update KB2889861, and then tap or click Uninstall.
Windows 7
  1. Click Start, and then click Run.
  2. Type Appwiz.cpl, and then click OK.
  3. Click View installed updates.
  4. In the list of updates, locate and then click update KB2889861, and then click Uninstall.


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Article Info
Article ID : 2889861
Revision : 6
Created on : 5/6/2020
Published on : 5/6/2020
Exists online : False
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