This article introduces an update for Access Point Name (APN) database in Windows 8. This update adds entries to the APN database for the KDDI mobile operator.
Note The APN database file is used by the Windows Connection Manager (WCM) to help users connect to mobile broadband networks. Without the APN database file, you have to enter APN information manually to connect to a mobile broadband network.
Cumulative Update information
To resolve this issue, install the Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 cumulative update 2822241. For more information about how to obtain this cumulative update package, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2822241 Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 cumulative update: April 2013
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, about the performance or reliability of these products.