Microsoft has pushed a new Office Build for Office Insiders on Windows. The new Build 11901.20002 brings new features and usual bug fixes and performance improvements. You can read the official changelog below.

What’s New:

Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Sketchy Shapes!

In the middle of drafting a presentation? Apply the sketchy style to show that you’re still working on it. It gives a personal touch to your objects without turning it into a free form, hand-drawn shapes.

Notable Fixes:

All

  • We significantly improved the performance of Ribbon KeyTips
  • We fixed an issue which prevented the “See what’s coming soon” dialog from being displayed properly
  • We fixed an issue which could cause Photos to be misaligned in the Co-auth Gallery flyout

Word

  • We fixed an issue which could sometimes prevent new comments from being added
  • We fixed an issue where tables could sometimes cause a crash
  • We fixed an issue where invalid data could sometimes be added to the end of a mail merge
  • We fixed an issue which could cause some LaTeX equations to render incorrectly

Excel

  • We fixed an issue where changing chart types could sometimes result in a runtime exception
  • We fixed an issue where the incorrect ribbon could be displayed when multiple windows were open
  • We fixed an issue which could cause an error when a macro opened a second instance of a workbook
  • We fixed an issue which could cause a crash when opening or creating a workbook, or switching between workbooks
  • We fixed an issue preventing users from opening a PDF created from Word in Teams

PowerPoint

  • We fixed an issue which would degrade the quality of a chart when exported to a pdf
  • We fixed an issue which prevented a tooltip indicating the distance to center from displaying

Outlook

  • We fixed an issue which could sometimes prevent a Disk Full error to be displayed
  • We fixed an issue which could cause attachments to become duplicated when updating a meeting request

Access

  • We fixed an issue which prevented some queries from returning large integer values
  • We fixed an issue which could make the sql textbox uneditable
  • We fixed an issue where tooltips could be difficult to see on some High DPI displays

Project

  • We fixed an issue which could cause flag values to become uneditable in new tasks
  • We fixed an issue which could cause a status update to improperly set Actual Start Date on Assignments and Tasks
  • We fixed an issue which could cause some resources to incorreclty appear overallocated
  • We fixed an issue where the TaskDependencies Add method could fail when Lag is added, the decimal separator is a comma, and when connected to a server
  • We fixed an issue where updating local custom field lookup table values via CSOM could crash PCS
  • We fixed an issue where the total work values may appear incorrect if they contain a decimal

To update to the latest Office Insider Preview Build, open any Office program and go to File > Account > Update Options > Update Now.

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