FIX: You cannot set a breakpoint in the source code window when you use the Windows CE Platform Builder 5.0 debugger to debug a C++ application

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SYMPTOMS
When you use the Microsoft Windows CE Platform Builder 5.0 debugger to debug a C++ application that was developed by using Microsoft Visual Studio 2005, you cannot set a breakpoint in the source code window.
CAUSE
The Platform Builder 5.0 debugger cannot interpret the debug information that is generated by Visual Studio 2005.
RESOLUTION

Software update information

A supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows CE 5.0 Core OS QFE 904253. To resolve this problem immediately, click the following article number for information about obtaining Windows CE Platform Builder and core operating system software updates:
837392 How to locate core operating system fixes for Microsoft Windows CE Platform Builder products

Prerequisites

This update is supported only if all previous updates are installed.

Restart requirement

You must restart the IDE after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates.

File information

The English version of this package has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table.
   Date         Time   Size     File name   -----------------------------------------------------------------   27-Sep-2005  20:27  421,376  Wincepb50-050927-kb904253-common.msi
The English version of this update 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 tool in Control Panel.
   Date         Time   Version      Size    File name   ----------------------------------------------------   Path: Pb\Cepb\Bin   08-Sep-2005  00:11  7.10.3077.0  73,728  Msobj71.dll
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
MORE INFORMATION
For more information, 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
Properties

Article ID: 904253 - Last Review: 01/17/2015 11:21:05 - Revision: 1.1

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