Excel 2016 crashes when hiding multiple columns

Important: This issue is now closed with the fix indicated below. For more information on other recent issues for your application, see Fixes or workarounds for recent Office issues.

Last updated: September 2016


When hiding multiple columns, Excel crashes. Customers are also seeing crashes from changing column width, hiding tabs, hiding rows, and opening sheets with hidden columns. These are all related to the same issue.

Status: Fixed

This issue has been resolved in build 15.27 (160913) and later, now available to all customers. To update Office, go to File > Account > Update Options >Update Now

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Fixes or workarounds for recent issues in Excel for Mac

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