This article describes an issue in which an increase in memory usage occurs when you suspend and resume a Windows Embedded Compact 7 device. An update is available to resolve this issue. Before you install this update, all previously issued updates for this product must be installed.
You have a Windows Embedded Compact 7 device that has a Wi-Fi adapter attached. When you repeatedly suspend and resume the device, you experience an increase in memory usage. Additionally, you may experience the following symptoms:
- A memory leak occurs
- The device stops responding
- An access violation occurs
Software update informationA supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (December 2015).
Note This Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update is available for download from the following Microsoft Download Center website:
PrerequisitesThis update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.
Restart requirementAfter 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.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace any other updates.
Article ID: 3120996 - Last Review: 14 Feb 2017 - Revision: 1
Windows Embedded Compact 7