This article describes an issue that occurs when you build a Board Support Package in Windows Embedded Compact 2013. An update is available to resolve this issue. Before you install this update, all previously issued updates for this product must be installed.
When you use Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Update 4 to build a Board Support Package (BSP) in Windows Embedded Compact 2013, Build.exe crashes.
This issue is caused by heap corruption.
Software update information
Download informationWindows Embedded Compact 2013 Monthly Update (November 2015) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.
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.
Article ID: 2998131 - Last Review: Dec 15, 2015 - Revision: 1