This article describes an issue that occurs when you use WNetAddConnection3 function on a Windows Embedded Compact 2013-based device. When the connection is being closed, and the thread that removes stale connections is running at the same time, a deadlock occurs.
A hotfix is available to resolve this issue. The hotfix requests all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.

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Software update information



Download information

Windows Embedded Compact 2013 Monthly Update (June 2014) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.

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.

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.

Files that are included in this hotfix package

File name

File size

Date

Time

Path

Netbios.c

33,244

26-Jun-2014

09:06

Premium\Private\Winceos\Comm\Redir\Net

Resource.c

159,770

26-Jun-2014

09:06

Premium\Private\Winceos\Comm\Redir\Core

Rdrnet.lib

187,844

26-Jun-2014

09:14

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Redir.lib

851,614

26-Jun-2014

09:14

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Rdrnet.lib

297,146

26-Jun-2014

09:13

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Redir.lib

1,319,492

26-Jun-2014

09:13

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Rdrnet.lib

311,754

26-Jun-2014

09:14

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Redir.lib

1,427,416

26-Jun-2014

09:14

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Rdrnet.lib

184,390

26-Jun-2014

09:14

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Redir.lib

784,192

26-Jun-2014

09:14

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Rdrnet.lib

335,764

26-Jun-2014

09:13

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Redir.lib

1,524,890

26-Jun-2014

09:13

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Rdrnet.lib

315,980

26-Jun-2014

09:14

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Redir.lib

1,388,390

26-Jun-2014

09:14

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked



Status

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

References

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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