Office for Mac 2011 14.3.6 Update Addresses Outlook, Sync Issues
People love to hate Microsoft, but they don’t stop improving. Granted, improving as they see it, but the movement is fairly constant. And, here’s the latest proof in the form of an Office for Mac 2011 update that cleans up bugs and tweaks features.
• Office for Mac 2011 14.3.6 Update (download)
— Message sending in Microsoft Outlook for Mac
— This update fixes an issue in which Outlook repeatedly tried to send messages that exceeded certain server-side size limits from the Outbox. Now, messages that exceed these size limits are put in the local Drafts folder after three unsuccessful attempts to send the messages
— Syncing a folder from which lots of messages were deleted in Outlook for Mac
— This update fixes an issue in which syncing a folder from which many messages were deleted on another client frequently caused Microsoft Outlook for Mac to freeze.
— Saving files to a Server Message Block (SMB) share in Microsoft Word for Mac
— This update fixes an issue that causes Word to be unable to save files to an SMB share
• Applies to Office 2011, Office 2011 Home and Business Edition, Word 2011, Excel 2011, PowerPoint 2011, Outlook 2011, Office for Mac Standard 2011 Edition, Microsoft Office for Mac Home & Student 2011, and Microsoft Office for Mac Academic 2011