Update rollup includes security update for Internet Explorer for Windows Embedded Compact 7 (December 2015)

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

  • 2643584 MS12-006: Vulnerability in SSL/TLS could allow information disclosure: January 10, 2012


Software update information

Download information

The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (December 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.

Registry information

In Windows Embedded Compact 7, the SendExtraRecord registry entry that is introduced in KB2643584 is located along the following registry path:

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: 3127496 - Last Review: Jan 21, 2016 - Revision: 1

Windows Embedded Compact 7