Update rollup includes a security update in Microsoft graphics component for Windows Embedded Compact 7 (October 2015)

An update rollup is available for Windows Embedded Compact 7. This update rollup resolves the security issues that are described in the following articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

  • 3029944 MS15-016: Vulnerability in Microsoft graphics component could allow information disclosure: February 10, 2015


Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (October 2015) 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 to which each file applies is visible in the name of each file in the "File information" section.


This update is supported only if all previous updates for this product are 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 don't have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace any other updates.

File information

More Information

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Article ID: 3106726 - Last Review: Nov 10, 2015 - Revision: 1