Update for DST changes for North Korea in Windows Embedded Compact 2013

Applies to: Windows Embedded Compact 2013


This article describes the update for daylight saving time (DST) changes for North Korea in Windows Embedded Compact 2013.

Before you install this update, all previously issued updates for this product must be installed.


This is an update for users in North Korea to apply DST changes and adjustments.

North Korea

On May 4 at 23:30, North Korea moved from the UTC+8:30 time zone to the UTC+9:00 time zone. When the local standard time had almost reached Friday, May 4, 2018, 23:30, clocks were turned forward a half-hour to Saturday, May 5, 2018, 24:00 (midnight) local standard time. This change affects the following time zone.

Time zone key name

Display name

Old time zone

New time zone

North Korea Standard Time

(UTC+09:00) Pyongyang



Software update information

Download information

Windows Embedded Compact 2013 Monthly Update (September 2018) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.


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

This update does not replace any other updates.

File information


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