Office 2003 Service Pack 1 contains significant security enhancements, in addition to stability and performance improvements. Service Pack 1 (SP1) also includes many performance and feature enhancements to Microsoft Office InfoPath 2003.
Some of the fixes included with SP1 have been previously released as separate updates. This service pack combines them into one update. Included in this Service Pack
This service pack includes all updates previously released for Office 2003:
* Excel 2003 Update: KB834691
* Office 2003 Critical Update: KB828041
* Word 2003 Update: KB830000
SP1 will install successfully even if a publicly available update has already been installed on your computer.
SP1 also includes stability improvements developed as a result of user input from the Microsoft Online Crash Analysis in Office 2003 and from Microsoft Product Support feedback.To install when using an Office 2003 Multilingual User Interface Pack
For complete Office 2003 SP1 functionality if you are using an Office 2003 Multilingual User Interface Pack (MUI), you will need to install both of the following:
* Office 2003 SP1 (this download)
* Office 2003 SP1 for Multilingual User Interface Pack This update applies to the following programs:
* Microsoft Office Professional Edition 2003
* Microsoft Office Basic Edition 2003
* Microsoft Office Standard Edition 2003
* Microsoft Office Student and Teacher Edition 2003
* Microsoft Office Access 2003
* Microsoft Office Access 2003 Runtime
* Microsoft Office Excel 2003
* Microsoft Office FrontPage 2003
* Microsoft Office InfoPath 2003
* Microsoft Office Outlook 2003
* Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003
* Microsoft Office Publisher 2003
* Microsoft Office Word 2003
* Microsoft Office 2003 Web Components
* Microsoft Office XP Web ComponentsInstallation instructions
To install Office 2003 SP1, follow these steps:
1. Download one of the two .exe files by using the links at the bottom of the page, and then save the file to your hard disk drive.
: You should download this file if you have access to your original product CD-ROM. You might need to provide the installation source during patch installation if you have previously updated your product.
: Download this file if you do not have access to your original product CD-ROM or if you have experienced problems installing the Office2003SP1-kb842532-client-enu.exe file.
2. It is recommended that you quit any programs you are running.
3. In Windows Explorer, double-click the .exe file that you saved to your hard disk drive, and follow the instructions on the screen.