Microsoft® Office 2003 Service Pack 2 contains significant security enhancements, in addition to stability and performance improvements. Some of the fixes included with SP2 have been previously released as separate updates. This service pack combines them into one update.

This service pack includes updates previously released for Office 2003:
  • Office 2003 Service Pack 1
  • Security Update for Office 2003 WordPerfect 5.x Converter: KB 873378
  • Office 2003 Security Update: KB838905
  • Update for Office 2003 French Grammar Checker: KB873381
  • Office 2003 Tablet PC Update: Improved Ink Recognition
  • Update for Microsoft Office InfoPath® 2003: KB887982
  • Update for Office 2003: KB887980
  • Update for Office 2003: KB885828
  • Update for Office 2003 French Spelling Checker and Thesaurus: KB892258
  • Security Update for Word 2003: KB887979


SP2 will install even if a publicly available update has already been installed on your computer. Learn more.