Windows APN database entries update for DIGI, Vodafone, and Telekom mobile operators in Windows 8.1 and Windows 8

Applies to: Windows 8.1 EnterpriseWindows 8.1 ProWindows 8.1


This article introduces an update for Access Point Name (APN) database in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. This update adds entries to the APN database for the Romania mobile operators that include DIGI, Vodafone, and Telekom.

Note The APN database file is used by Windows Connection Manager (WCM) to help you seamlessly connect to a mobile broadband network. Without the APN information, you cannot connect to the mobile broadband network.


To resolve this issue, we have released an update rollup and a hotfix for Windows 8.1 or Windows 8.

Get the update rollup for Windows 8.1 or Windows 8

To resolve this issue, install the update rollup that is dated December 2014.

Get the hotfix for Windows 8.1 and Windows 8

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix Download Available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website: Note The "Hotfix Download Available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.


To apply this update, you must have update 2919355 installed in Windows 8.1.

Registry information

To use the hotfix in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.

More Information


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


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