Introduction

This article introduces an update for Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) for Windows 8 that is dated November 2012. This software update makes the following additions and changes:

  • The RTLUnwind function is added to the 32-bit version of Windows SDK for Windows Store Apps.

  • The WaitOnAddress function, WakebyAddressAll function, and WakeByAddressSingle function are added to Windows SDK for Windows Store Apps.

  • The file version information is updated for the Mdmerge.exe and Dxcapsviewer.exe SDK tools.

Resolution

Update information

To download the latest version of Windows SDK for Windows 8, go to the following MSDN website:

Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) for Windows 8

Prerequisites

To apply this update, you must be running one of the following operating systems:

  • Windows 8

  • Windows Server 2012

  • Windows 7

  • Windows Server 2008 R2

Registry information

To apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace a previously released update.

More Information

For more information about the RtlUnwind function, go to the following Microsoft website:

General information about the RtlUnwind functionFor more information about the WaitOnAddress function, go to the following Microsoft website:

General information about the WaitOnAddress functionFor more information about the WakeByAddressAll function, go to the following Microsoft website:

General information about the WakeByAddressAll functionFor more information about the WakeByAddressSingle function, go to the following Microsoft website:

General information about the WakeByAddressSingle function 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

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