Change recommended update and diagnostic settings

When Microsoft Office Setup is complete, you are asked to select a level of participation in Microsoft offerings, such as important product updates and Office Diagnostics. If you don’t set the options now, don’t worry, you can change them at any time.

 Important    None of the information collected by or provided to Microsoft is used to identify or contact you. To learn more, see Privacy Statement Highlights for Microsoft Office 2010 or Privacy Statement Highlights for Microsoft Office 2013 on the Office.com website.

Change your settings

Change the Windows Update settings

 Note   If your Microsoft Office product was installed with Microsoft Office Click-to-Run, use Click-to-Run Product Updates instead of Microsoft Update. In Office 2010, click File > Help > Update Options, and then click the option you want. In Office 2013, click File > Account > Update Options, and then click the option you want.

ShowIf you’re using Windows 8 (applies to Office 2010 and 2013)

  1. On the Charms bar, search Apps for Control Panel.
  2. Click System and Security, and then click Windows Update.
  3. Click Change Settings.
  4. Choose the setting you want, and then click OK.

ShowIf you're using Windows 7 (applies to Office 2010 and 2013)

  1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel
  2. Click System and Security, and then click Windows Update.
  3. Click Change Settings.
  4. Choose your settings, and then click OK.

ShowIf you're using Windows Vista (only applies to Office 2010)

  1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel
  2. Under Security, click Check for updates, and then click Change Settings.
  3. Choose your settings, and then click OK.

ShowIf you're using Windows XP (only applies to Office 2010)

  1. Go to the Microsoft Update website.
  2. Click Change Settings.
  3. Under To stop using Microsoft Update, select the Disable Microsoft Update software and let me use Windows Update only check box.
  4. Click Apply changes now, and then click Yes.

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Change Privacy Options settings

  1. Click File > Options > Trust Center > Trust Center Settings > Privacy Options.
  2. Check or uncheck the box of the option you want to change.
  3. Click OK.

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Learn more about each option



Use recommended settings

 Note   If your Microsoft Office product was installed with Microsoft Office Click-to-Run, use Click-to-Run Product Updates instead of Microsoft Update. In Office 2010, click File > Help > Update Options, and then click the option you want. In Office 2013, click File > Account > Update Options, and then click the option you want

  • Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8     Choosing this setting enables Microsoft Update Service and Automatic Updates. Important and recommended updates are automatically installed for Office, and other Microsoft software. Important updates provide significant benefits, such as better protection from security or privacy threats. They also improve the reliability of your computer and software. If your software connects to an online service, Important updates may be installed, if required, to maintain your access to the online service. Recommended updates address non-critical problems and help enhance your computing experience. You might also be offered new optional Office and Microsoft software. New software will not be installed automatically.
  • Windows XP     Choosing this setting enables Microsoft Update Service and Automatic Updates. High Priority updates are automatically installed for Office, and other Microsoft software. High Priority updates provide significant benefits, such as better protection from security or privacy threats. They also improve the reliability of your computer and software. If your software connects to an online service, High Priority updates might be installed, if required, to maintain your access to the online service. You will also receive updates for new software notifications as part of this setting.

You also receive the following services:

  • Online Help when connected to the Internet

This lets you search for Help content on the Office.com website and choose whether updated Help content is downloaded to your computer.

  • Online Help Search Relevancy

This detects the Office programs on your computer and gives you better search results when you are connected to the Office.com website.

  • Reliability Updates

This enables your computer to automatically receive updates that help track and solve unexpected program closures and system failures.

  • Customer Experience Improvement Program (CEIP)

This includes you in the Customer Experience Improvement Program that helps improve Microsoft Office.

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Install updates only

 Note   If your Microsoft Office product was installed with Microsoft Office Click-to-Run, use Click-to-Run Product Updates instead of Microsoft Update. In Office 2010, click File > Help > Update Options, and then click the option you want. In Office 2013, click File > Account > Update Options, and then click the option you want

  • Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8     Choosing this setting enables Microsoft Update Service and Automatic Updates. Important and recommended updates are automatically installed for Office, and other Microsoft software. Important updates provide significant benefits, such as better protection from security or privacy threats. They also improve the reliability of your computer and software. If your software connects to an online service, Important updates may be installed, if required, to maintain your access to the online service. Recommended updates address non-critical problems and help enhance your computing experience. You might also be offered new optional Office and Microsoft software. New software will not be installed automatically.
  • Windows XP     Choosing this setting enables Microsoft Update Service and Automatic Updates. High Priority updates are automatically installed for Office, and other Microsoft software. High Priority updates provide significant benefits, such as better protection from security or privacy threats. They also improve the reliability of your computer and software. If your software connects to an online service, High Priority updates might be installed, if required, to maintain your access to the online service. You will also receive updates for new software notifications as part of this setting.

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Don't make changes

When you choose this setting, no updates are automatically downloaded to your computer, Office Diagnostics can’t determine and solve issues with the Office programs that you have installed, and no information is collected by Microsoft to help improve Office.

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