Security update for Windows Embedded Compact 7: September 2020

Applies to: Windows Embedded Compact 7


A security update is available for Windows Embedded Compact 7. This update resolves the security issues that are described in the following articles:

Software update information

Download information

This Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (September 2020) is now available from Microsoft. To download the update, go to the Device Partner Center (DPC).


This update is supported only if all previous updates for this product are 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, select Clean Solution, and then select Build Solution.
  • On the Build menu, select Rebuild Solution.

You don't have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace any other updates.

File information


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