FIX: ListBox selection issue when you use touch gestures in an SWE application on a Windows Embedded Compact 7-based device

Applies to: Windows Embedded Compact 7


Consider the following scenario:
  • You have a Silverlight for Windows Embedded (SWE) application on a Windows Embedded Compact 7-based device that contains a Visual C++ 2008 and a Blend XAML part.
  • The application contains a ListBox or a ComboBox control.
  • You use a text box to display an item that is selected.
  • You run the application and use a touch gesture to select a list item.
In this scenario, the selected item is not displayed.  

More Information

Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (May 2014) 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.


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.


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