FIX: Error message when you use the CryptDecodeObjectEx function to decode a CRL file in Windows Embedded Compact 7

Symptoms



Assume that you try to use the CryptDecodeObjectEx function to decode a Certificate Revocation List (CRL) file on a Windows Embedded Compact 7-based device. When the X509_CERT_CRL_TO_BE_SIGNED value is passed to the dwFlags parameter, the function fails and you receive the following error message:
Decoding function could not be found.

Note The error code is 2.

More Information

Software update information


Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (March 2013) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update, go to the following Microsoft Download Center website:


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

Prerequisites

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 information

This update does not replace any other updates.
File information

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References

For more information about the CryptDecodeObjectEx function, go to the following MSDN website:


For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
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Article ID: 2770893 - Last Review: Apr 9, 2013 - Revision: 1

Windows Embedded Compact 7

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