Introduction

This article describes an issue in which the Password dialog box appears for 1–2 seconds and then disappears 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

Consider the following scenario:

  • You have a Windows Embedded Compact 7 device that contains a hard disk drive.

  • You set the PRJ_ENABLE_FSREGHIVE environment variable to 1.

  • After you start the device, you open the Password item in Control Panel.

  • You provide a password and then select the At Power On option.


When you restart the device in this scenario, the Password dialog box appears for 1–2 seconds and then disappears.

Resolution

Software update information

A supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (April 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

Gweuserstartupui.cpp

16,824

17-Apr-2015

05:14

Premium\Private\Winceos\Coreos\Gweuser\Startuiframework

Startui.cpp

16,857

17-Apr-2015

05:14

Public\Common\Oak\Drivers\Startui

Gweuserstartui.lib

28,622

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Startui.lib

35,040

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Gweuserstartui.lib

54,472

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Startui.lib

38,100

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Gweuserstartui.lib

51,170

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Startui.lib

35,924

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Gweuserstartui.lib

31,224

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail

Startui.lib

40,246

17-Apr-2015

05:25

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail

Gweuserstartui.lib

62,912

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug

Startui.lib

43,460

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug

Gweuserstartui.lib

55,062

17-Apr-2015

05:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked

Startui.lib

39,108

17-Apr-2015

05:25

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked

Gweuserstartui.lib

31,232

17-Apr-2015

05:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail

Startui.lib

40,250

17-Apr-2015

05:26

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail

Gweuserstartui.lib

62,920

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug

Startui.lib

43,464

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug

Gweuserstartui.lib

55,072

17-Apr-2015

05:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked

Startui.lib

39,112

17-Apr-2015

05:25

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked

Gweuserstartui.lib

31,232

17-Apr-2015

05:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Startui.lib

40,088

17-Apr-2015

05:26

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Gweuserstartui.lib

62,876

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Startui.lib

43,198

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Gweuserstartui.lib

55,048

17-Apr-2015

05:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Startui.lib

38,954

17-Apr-2015

05:25

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Gweuserstartui.lib

31,148

17-Apr-2015

05:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail

Startui.lib

38,650

17-Apr-2015

05:26

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail

Gweuserstartui.lib

62,272

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug

Startui.lib

43,688

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug

Gweuserstartui.lib

54,538

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked

Startui.lib

38,392

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked

Gweuserstartui.lib

31,204

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Startui.lib

38,704

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Gweuserstartui.lib

62,322

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Startui.lib

43,740

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Gweuserstartui.lib

54,592

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Startui.lib

38,444

17-Apr-2015

05:25

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Gweuserstartui.lib

29,826

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Retail

Startui.lib

35,398

17-Apr-2015

05:25

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Retail

Gweuserstartui.lib

54,016

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Debug

Startui.lib

37,716

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Debug

Gweuserstartui.lib

50,236

17-Apr-2015

05:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Checked

Startui.lib

35,112

17-Apr-2015

05:24

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Checked


References

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