This article describes an issue in which the Type definition of a re-created Generic Type is not the same as the original type in the .NET Compact Framework 3.9 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.
You use the .NET Compact Framework 3.9 on a device that's running Windows Embedded Compact 2013. When you try to re-create a Generic Type from its Assembly Qualified Name, the Type definition of the re-created type is not the same as the original type.
Software update information
Download informationWindows Embedded Compact 2013 Monthly Update (May 2016) 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: 3167020 - Last Review: Feb 14, 2017 - Revision: 1
Windows Embedded Compact 2013