Update to Windows CE Cryptographic Service Provider Signature thumbprint in Windows Embedded CE 6.0


Summary


Microsoft Windows CE Cryptographic Service Provider Signature thumbprint is updated in Windows Embedded CE 6.0. Existing code-signing certificate validity is changed from "02/03/2016 - 05/03/2017" to "02/23/2017 - 05/09/2018."

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Software update information

A supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded CE 6.0 Monthly Update March 2017. In the "File information" section, the package file name contains the product version, the date, the Knowledge Base article number, and the processor type. The package file name format is as follows:

Product version-yymmdd-kbnnnnnn-processor type

For example, Wincepb60-110128-kb2492159-armv4i.msi is the ARMV4i Windows Embedded CE 6.0 Platform Builder fix that is documented in KB article 2492159 and that is contained in the January 2011 monthly update.

To resolve this problem immediately, download this Windows Embedded CE 6.0 Monthly Update from the following Microsoft website.

Microsoft Download Center

 Windows Embedded CE 6.0

Prerequisites

This update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been 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 do not have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates.

File information

References


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