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Article ID: 957242 - Last Review: November 12, 2008 - Revision: 1.0

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Microsoft has released updated Help (HxS) files for Microsoft Office Excel 2007. This update contains the latest revisions and additions to Excel Help and Excel Developer Help.


Update information

The update for Excel 2007 Help is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center. To download this update, visit the following Microsoft Web site: (


There are no prerequisites for installing this update.

Restart information

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Removal information

To remove this update, use the Add or Remove Programs item in Control Panel.

System administrators can use the Spunist.exe tool to remove this update. The Spuninst.exe tool is located in the following folder:
For more information about the package installer parameters, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
832475  ( ) Description of the new features in the package installer for Windows software updates

File information

The English version of this update uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the update. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date 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 sizeDateTimePlatform
excelhelp-en-us.exe1107,48814-Oct-0817:20Not applicable
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684  ( ) Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

  • Microsoft Office Excel 2007
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