Introduction

This article describes an issue in which storage memory is all used when a ROM-only file system and a hive-based registry is used in Windows Embedded Compact 7. An update is available to resolve this issue. Before you install this update, all previously issued updates for this product must be installed.

Symptoms

When you apply a ROM-only file system and hive-based registry on a Windows Embedded Compact 7 device, all the available storage memory is used. Additionally, the slider control for "Storage and Program" memory is not moved as expected.

Note To view the slider control for "Storage and Program" memory, in Control Panel, select System, and then select Memory.

Resolution

Software update information

A supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (November 2015).

Note This Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update is available for download from the following Microsoft Download Center website:

Windows Embedded Compact 7 Updates

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.

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 update package

File name

File size

Date

Time

Path

Cplmain.lib

1,387,250

17-Nov-2015

03:09

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked

Cplmain.lib

1,222,396

17-Nov-2015

03:17

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail

Cplmain.lib

1,536,132

17-Nov-2015

03:07

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug

Cplmain.lib

1,394,620

17-Nov-2015

03:15

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked

Cplmain.lib

1,218,702

17-Nov-2015

03:18

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail

Cplmain.lib

1,558,528

17-Nov-2015

03:12

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug

Cplmain.lib

1,259,948

17-Nov-2015

03:12

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Cplmain.lib

1,088,156

17-Nov-2015

03:07

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Cplmain.lib

1,310,472

17-Nov-2015

03:04

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Cplmain.lib

1,263,720

17-Nov-2015

03:10

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Checked

Cplmain.lib

1,120,996

17-Nov-2015

03:09

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Retail

Cplmain.lib

1,363,142

17-Nov-2015

03:23

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Debug

Cplmain.lib

1,389,114

17-Nov-2015

03:09

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Cplmain.lib

1,224,210

17-Nov-2015

03:15

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Cplmain.lib

1,537,920

17-Nov-2015

03:12

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Cplmain.lib

1,389,906

17-Nov-2015

03:15

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Cplmain.lib

1,214,568

17-Nov-2015

03:14

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Cplmain.lib

1,553,394

17-Nov-2015

03:12

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Cplmain.lib

1,394,852

17-Nov-2015

03:12

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked

Cplmain.lib

1,218,922

17-Nov-2015

03:10

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail

Cplmain.lib

1,559,106

17-Nov-2015

03:13

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug

System.cpp

28,644

17-Nov-2015

02:34

Public\Wceshellfe\Oak\Ctlpnl\Cplmain


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