Information Technology Services Centre - Word and Outlook Merged-cell problem - Cell Content Disappear!
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  • Please be alert as some University forms (Word Format) may have merged cell.

    Summary:

    • If you are using Office 2016 and find the cell content disappears in your Word or Outlook message, please uninstall both patches KB 3213656 and KB 4011039.

    Issue:

    • If you merge vertical cells in a table, the cell content disappears, and you can’t select the merged cell.
    • If you open an existing document that has a table with merged cells, the cells will appear to be blank.

    Workaround: