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Office Update Scans the User’s PC, Only to Search Outmoded Office Versions

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Microsoft, a multinational technology company based in the United States, did not disclose that the company would cast up Office installations with the latest update, which caused controversy among users.

To mend things down to the valley, the company trying to put things out of the way to lead serenely. Microsoft went deep into the narrow sea with an update published under the Identifier KB5021751, the company also declared a scan of the windows systems.

Microsoft vividly explains the scan aims to locate outdated Office versions. With the booming resulting details, Microsoft will try to take a steer to dissect the wording that isn’t meant for users. If the office erstwhile version is bygone then it can be possibly taken back to switch.

Analogously, the installation of the update, the antiquated version of office 2007( support vanished in 2017), while office 2010 (support expired in 2020) and Office 2023 would probably go by April next year. The company accentuated that it wouldn’t act as a secret agent and collect data to report a third-party sector, every dot has been made to connect with the users to provide an unreplicable user experience.

Microsoft says that it won’t check the license and record personal data. This data is collected from registry entries and APIs,” it said in a widened statement. “The update does not gather licensing information, customer content, or data about non-Microsoft products. Microsoft values protect and defend privacy.

Microsoft is packed off with a pile of privacy security snacks which doesn’t make you feel giddy, the update would be performed a single time and nothing will be installed on the user’s systems. The scan regime is also fastidiously inspected to make certain that no malware is being hoped for.


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