Update for DST changes for Norfolk Island, Australia and Fiji Island in Windows Embedded Compact 7

Applies to: Windows Embedded Compact 7


This article describes the update for daylight saving time (DST) changes for Norfolk Island, Australia and Fiji Island in Windows Embedded Compact 7.

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

Changes by location

Norfolk Island, Australia 

Daylight saving time (DST) in Norfolk Island, Australia starts at 02:00 (2 AM) on the first Sunday in October of the current year (October 6, 2019). It will end at 02:00 (2 AM) on the first Sunday in April of the following year (April 3, 2020).

This schedule (first Sunday in October through the first Sunday in April) will be maintained for each calendar year after that.

Fiji Island

DST in Fiji Island for the current year starts at 02:00 (2 AM) on Sunday November 10, 2019, and end at 03:00 (3AM) on Sunday January 12, 2020.

Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (December 2019) is now available from Microsoft. To download the update, go to the Device Partner Center (DPC).


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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