An update that includes a new time zone for Libya is available for Windows Embedded CE 6.0. The government of Libya has announced the following changes to the country's time zone definitions:
- The Libya time zone was changed to UTC+1 for the duration of 2012. This change started at 2:00am on November 10, 2012.
- For all coming years, summer time (UTC+2) begins at 1:00am on the last Friday in March, and winter time (UTC+1) begins at 2:00am on the last Friday in October.
Software update informationA supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded CE 6.0 Monthly Update January 2013. In the "File information" section, the package file name contains the product version, the date, the Microsoft Knowledge Base article number, and the processor type. The package file name format is as follows:
Product version-yymmdd-kbnnnnnn-processor typeFor example, Wincepb60-110128-kb2492159-armv4i.msi is the ARMV4i Windows Embedded CE 6.0 Platform Builder fix that is documented in Knowledge Base article 2492159 and that is contained in the January 2011 monthly update.
Note This Windows Embedded CE 6.0 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.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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