This article describes an issue that triggers a memory leak on a Windows Embedded Compact 2013 device that has an SDIO Wi-Fi adapter connected. 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 2013 device that has a SDIO Wi-Fi adapter attached. When you repeatedly suspend and resume the device, the device increases memory usage. This issue causes a memory leak, the device may stop responding, and may cause an Access Violation.
Software update information
Download informationWindows Embedded Compact 2013 Monthly Update (May 2016) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.
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.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 3144212 - Last Review: 14 Feb 2017 - Revision: 1
Windows Embedded Compact 2013