This article describes an issue that occurs when a USB device is removed 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.
If you remove a USB device, such as a CD drive, from a Windows Embedded Compact 2013 device, you receive an exception message in the PollDeviceThread process.
This issue occurs when the DSK IOCTL process is running.
Software update information
Download informationWindows Embedded Compact 2013 Monthly Update (June 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 replaces the following update:
3058995 FIX: An exception message in PollDeviceThread occurs when a USB device is removed in Windows Embedded Compact 2013
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 3171229 - Last Review: Jul 19, 2016 - Revision: 1