How to obtain and install the service pack
Method 1: Microsoft Update (recommended)
To download the service pack from Microsoft Update, go to the following Microsoft website:
We recommend that you enroll in Microsoft Update to update products. Microsoft Update can detect which products that you have installed and then apply all updates to the products.
Note On Microsoft Update, this service pack is included in Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2 (KB2687455).
Method 2: Download the SP2 package from Microsoft Download Center
The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Download the Microsoft Visio 2010 Service Pack 2 32-bit package now.
Download the Microsoft Visio 2010 Service Pack 2 64-bit package now.
For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
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For more information about a complete list of all released SP2 desktop packages, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Overview of Visio 2010 SP2 improvements
This service pack includes the following improvement for Visio 2010:
- You can convert .vsdx and .vsdm files to .vsd files. Therefore, you can view and edit the .vsd files in Visio 2010.
Downloadable list of issues that the service pack fixes
The following workbook is available for download. This workbook lists the issues that are fixed by this service pack.
Download the Microsoft Office and SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 Changes.xlsx package now.
Note This workbook is available only in English.
Known issues and behavior changes
For more information about this service pack that includes a list of files affected, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: