This article describes the update for daylight saving time (DST) changes for Chile in Windows Embedded Compact 7.
Before you install this update, all previously issued updates for this product must be installed.
Changes by location
Starting in 2019, the DST period for the Republic of Chile starts at midnight on the first Sunday in September and ends at midnight on the first Sunday in April. The current DST observation in Chile ends at midnight on Saturday, April 6, 2019.
On Easter Island, the DST start and end dates occur one day prior to main observation in Chile at 10 P.M. on both days.
Note The Magallanes region does not currently observe DST. Therefore, it is not affected by this change.
|Time zone key name||Display name||New DST start date||New DST end date|
|Chile Standard Time||(UTC-04:00) Santiago||September 8, 2019, at 00:00||April 7, 2019, at 00:00|
|(UTC-06:00) Easter Island||September 7, 2019, at 22:00||April 6, 2019, at 22:00|
Software update information
The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (March 2019) is now available from Microsoft. To download the update, go to the Device Partner Center (DPC).
This update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.
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.
This update does not replace any other updates.
The English version of this software update package has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
Files that are included in this package:
|File name||File size||Date||Time||Path|