FIX: Events that are related to the input focus of a TextField object in an Adobe Flash application do not work correctly on a device that is running Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3

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SYMPTOMS

Consider the following scenario:
  • You have the Adobe Flash Lite ActiveX control (SYSGEN_IE_FLASHLITE) component installed on a device that is running Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3.
  • You build an Adobe Flash application that runs in this component.
  • In this application, you register a listener for the onSetFocus event of a TextField object by using the Selection.addListener method.
In this scenario, events that are related to the input focus of the TextField object do not work correctly. When the onSetFocus event is fired, the oldfocus parameter is set to null instead of the object that loses the input focus. Additionally, the onKillFocus event of the TextField object is not fired.

Note This problem occurs when you use the mouse or the stylus to run the Adobe Flash application. This problem does not occur when you use the navigation keys on the device.

RESOLUTION

Software update information

A supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded CE 6.0 Platform Builder Monthly Update (August 2010). You can confirm this by scrolling to the "File information" section. The package file name contains the product version, date, Knowledge Base article number, and processor type. The package file name format is as follows:
Product version-yymmdd-kbnnnnnn-processor type
For example: Wincepb50-060503-kb917590-armv4i.msi is the ARMV4i Windows CE 5.0 Platform Builder fix that is documented in KB article 917590 and that is contained in the May 2006 monthly update. To resolve this problem immediately, click the following article number for information about how to obtain Windows CE Platform Builder and core operating system software updates:
837392 How to locate core operating system fixes for Microsoft Windows CE Platform Builder products

Prerequisites

This update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.

Restart requirement

After you apply this update, you must perform a clean build of the whole platform. To do this, use one of the following methods:
  • On the Build menu, click Clean Solution, and then click Build Solution.
  • On the Build menu, click Rebuild Solution.
You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates.

File information

The English version of this software update package has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
Installer files
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File nameFile sizeDateTime
Wincepb60-100831-kb2273553-armv4i.msi2,141,69601-Sep-201018:04
Wincepb60-100831-kb2273553-mipsii.msi2,313,72801-Sep-201018:04
Wincepb60-100831-kb2273553-mipsii_fp.msi2,312,70401-Sep-201018:04
Wincepb60-100831-kb2273553-x86.msi1,995,26401-Sep-201018:04
Files that are included in this update package
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File nameFile sizeDateTimePath
Windows embedded ce 6.0_update_kb2273553.htm7,09001-Sep-201018:00100831_kb2273553
Flashlite_wince.dll1,371,13601-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Debug
Flashsnddec_wince.dll162,30401-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Debug
Flashviddec_on2_wince.dll77,82401-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Debug
Flashviddec_sorenson_wince.dll112,64001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Debug
Flaxplayer_wince.dll368,12801-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Debug
Flax_resources_wince.dll13,31201-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Debug
Flashlite_wince.dll1,371,13601-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Retail
Flashsnddec_wince.dll162,30401-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Retail
Flashviddec_on2_wince.dll77,82401-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Retail
Flashviddec_sorenson_wince.dll112,64001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Retail
Flaxplayer_wince.dll368,12801-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Retail
Flax_resources_wince.dll13,31201-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Armv4i\Retail
Flashlite_wince.dll1,586,17601-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Debug
Flashsnddec_wince.dll161,79201-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Debug
Flashviddec_on2_wince.dll88,57601-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Debug
Flashviddec_sorenson_wince.dll115,20001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Debug
Flaxplayer_wince.dll442,88001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Debug
Flax_resources_wince.dll13,31201-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Debug
Flashlite_wince.dll1,586,17601-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Retail
Flashsnddec_wince.dll161,79201-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Retail
Flashviddec_on2_wince.dll88,57601-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Retail
Flashviddec_sorenson_wince.dll115,20001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Retail
Flaxplayer_wince.dll442,88001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Retail
Flax_resources_wince.dll13,31201-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Retail
Flashlite_wince.dll1,584,64001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Debug
Flashsnddec_wince.dll161,79201-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Debug
Flashviddec_on2_wince.dll88,57601-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Debug
Flashviddec_sorenson_wince.dll115,20001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Debug
Flaxplayer_wince.dll442,88001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Debug
Flax_resources_wince.dll13,31201-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Debug
Flashlite_wince.dll1,584,64001-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Retail
Flashsnddec_wince.dll161,79201-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Retail
Flashviddec_on2_wince.dll88,57601-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Retail
Flashviddec_sorenson_wince.dll115,20001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Retail
Flaxplayer_wince.dll442,88001-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Retail
Flax_resources_wince.dll13,31201-Sep-201017:41Public\Ie\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Retail
Flashlite_wince.dll1,052,16001-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Debug
Flashsnddec_wince.dll173,56801-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Debug
Flashviddec_on2_wince.dll62,46401-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Debug
Flashviddec_sorenson_wince.dll101,37601-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Debug
Flaxplayer_wince.dll268,80001-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Debug
Flax_resources_wince.dll12,80001-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Debug
Flashlite_wince.dll1,052,16001-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Retail
Flashsnddec_wince.dll173,56801-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Retail
Flashviddec_on2_wince.dll62,46401-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Retail
Flashviddec_sorenson_wince.dll101,37601-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Retail
Flaxplayer_wince.dll268,80001-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Retail
Flax_resources_wince.dll12,80001-Sep-201017:42Public\Ie\Oak\Target\X86\Retail

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

MORE INFORMATION

For more information about the Adobe Flash Lite ActiveX control, visit the following Microsoft website:
Third-party applications that you can use in Windows Embedded CE 6.0
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, about the performance or reliability of these products.

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Article ID: 2273553 - Last Review: September 14, 2010 - Revision: 1.0
APPLIES TO
  • Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3
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