Outlook 2013 Hotfixes for December 2013

3 Hotfixes have been released for Outlook 2013 fixing a total of 8 issues.

Hotfix KB2825652 for Outlook 2013
This hotfix contains 6 fixes for specific issues. Most notable fixes are;

  • Making chances to an occurrence of a recurring appointment without a subject may cause Outlook to crash.
  • A shared Calendar does not show any content when User A has a mailbox located on an on-premises Exchange Server and User B on a Cloud Server such as Exchange Online and both servers are connected via a Federation Trust.

View: Full list of fixes and download information for KB2849973

Hotfix KB2825682 for Outlook 2013
This hotfix only contains a fix for the same shared Calendar issue mentioned in KB2825652.

View: More details and download information for KB2825682

Hotfix KB2553315 for Word 2013
This Word hotfix solves an Outlook crashing issue when you open a meeting request in a separate window in Outlook 2013 and then click “Accept” followed by “Send Reply Now”.

View: More details and download information for KB2553315

Obtaining the hotfixes
These are a Hotfixes and not regular updates. You can request them via their KB article page. Note that hotfixes do not apply to Office 365 installations of Office 2013 but are usually installed automatically after about a month.