Update for Windows 8.1 Preview that enables service metadata packages to work correctly

Applies to: Windows 8.1


An update is available for Windows 8.1 Preview. This updates resolves an issue that could cause the service metadata packages of some network operators not to function. For example, the tethering feature does not work as expected. 

Note A service metadata package is used to display service-specific information in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 Preview.

More Information

Update information

This update (2870257) is available from Windows Update.


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
For more information about the service metadata package schema, go to the following MSDN website: