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Article ID: 956500 - Last Review: January 16, 2015 - Revision: 4.0

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Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-052. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:

How to obtain help and support for this security update

Help installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update (

Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support (

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Local support according to your country: International Support (

Known issue with this security update

You cannot uninstall this security update. To remove the update, you will have to uninstall the PowerPoint Viewer from the computer.

Additional information about this security update

Replacement information

This security update replaces the following security update:
948988  ( ) MS08-051: Description of the security update for PowerPoint 2003: August 12, 2008

File information

The English (United States) version of this security update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
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File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTime
Ppvwintl.dll 11.0.8161.0131,42422-Mar-200719:05
Pvreadme.htmNot applicable4,18919-Jun-200812:24

More information

To try the current version of PowerPoint viewer, PowerPoint Viewer 2007, visit the following Microsoft Web site, and download the PowerPoint Viewer 2007 Service Pack 1 installation package: (

Applies to
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003 Viewer
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