Update for DST changes for North Korea in Windows Embedded Compact 7

Applies to: Windows Embedded Compact 7


This article describes the update for daylight-saving time (DST) changes for North Korea in Windows Embedded Compact 7.

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.

Time zone key name Display name Old time zone New time zone
North Korea Standard Time (UTC+09:00) Pyongyang (UTC+08:30) (UTC+09:00)

Software update Information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (September 2018) is now available from Microsoft. To download the update, go to the Device Partner Center (DPC).

The kind of processor that each file applies to is visible in the name of each file in the "File information" section.


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, select Clean Solution, and then select Build Solution.
  • On the Build menu, select 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


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