An update for Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 (14.0.2) boasts improved reliability when accessing Office for Mac through third-party applications, a fix for problems with Microsoft’s AutoUpdate program and improved stability for Outlook 2011.
The Office for Mac 2011 14.0.2 Update includes the following improvements. Improvements for all Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 applications:
Reliability is improved when you open Office for Mac documents by using third-party applications: This update fixes an issue that causes Office for Mac documents not to open by using certain third-party applications.
Office for Mac Updater request users to close Microsoft AutoUpdate during the update process:This update fixes an issue that causes Office for Mac updater to request users to close AutoUpdate when the Office updater is running. When the users close AutoUpdate, the updater also stops the Office update process.
Stability is improved: This update fixes an issue that causes Outlook to crash or close unexpectedly sometimes when you import a .pst file that contains categories. Specifically, categories that have no category names assigned to them.
Improvements for Microsoft Outlook for Mac 2011:
The update is available now through MacUpdate, where we were tipped off about it, or it should eventually appear in the AutoUpdate.