Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint File Formats
    Tool
    Install this compatibility pack if you would like to open, edit, and save documents, workbooks, and presentations that were created in the newer versions of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Scroll down to see instructions and system requirements.
    FREE
    Release Date:
    1/6/2010
    DirectX End-User Runtime Web Installer
    Redistributable component
    The Microsoft DirectX® End-User Runtime provides updates to 9.0c and previous versions of DirectX — the core Windows® technology that drives high-speed multimedia and games on the PC.
    FREE
    Release Date:
    4/18/2011
    Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (Web Installer)
    Tool
    The Microsoft .NET Framework 4 web installer package downloads and installs the .NET Framework components required to run on the target machine architecture and OS. An Internet connection is required during the installation. .NET Framework 4 is required t...
    FREE
    Release Date:
    2/21/2011
    Malicious Software Removal Tool
    Application
    This tool checks your computer for infection by specific, prevalent malicious software (including Blaster, Sasser, and Mydoom) and helps to remove the infection if it is found. Microsoft will release an updated version of this tool on the second Tuesday o...
    FREE
    Release Date:
    3/17/2015
    Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5
    Tool
    .NET Framework 4.5 is a highly compatible, in-place update to .NET Framework 4.
    FREE
    Release Date:
    10/9/2012
    Microsoft Security Essentials
    Application
    Microsoft Security Essentials provides real-time protection for your home or small business PC that guards against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software.
    FREE
    Release Date:
    2/9/2015
    The 2007 Microsoft Office Suite Service Pack 3 (SP3)
    Service Pack
    Service Pack 3 provides the latest updates to the 2007 Microsoft Office Suite. This update also applies to Microsoft Office Project, Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer, Microsoft Office Visio, and Visual Web Developer.
    FREE
    Release Date:
    10/25/2011
    Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2012 Update 4
    Tool
    The Visual C++ Redistributable Packages install runtime components that are required to run C++ applications built with Visual Studio 2012.
    FREE
    Release Date:
    11/20/2013
    Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2 (Offline Installer) for Windows Vista SP2, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2
    Update
    The Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2 is a highly compatible, in-place update to the Microsoft .NET Framework 4, Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 and Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.1. The offline package can be used in situations where the web installer can...
    FREE
    Release Date:
    5/5/2014
    Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1
    Service Pack
    Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 is a full cumulative update that contains many new features building incrementally upon .NET Framework 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, and includes cumulative servicing updates to the .NET Framework 2.0 and .NET Fr...
    FREE
    Release Date:
    11/17/2008