Consider the following scenario:
You run Windows Internet Explorer on a Windows Embedded Compact 7-based device.
You configure Internet Explorer to use a proxy server.
You restart the device by using a warm-boot procedure.
Note The different boot process types are warm booting, cold booting, and clean booting. The warm-boot procedure should clear the program memory of the device while it retains storage memory.
In this scenario, the proxy server settings for Internet Explorer do not persist after the warm-boot procedure is run.
Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322756 How to back up and restore the registry in WindowsAfter you apply this update, you must enable a registry setting in order to make the Internet Explorer proxy server settings persist after you run a warm-boot procedure. Specifically, you must set the DWORD value of the RetainProxySettings registry entry to 1 in the following registry subkey:
Software update information
The Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (November 2012) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update, go to the following Microsoft Download Center website:
Windows Embedded Compact 7 updatesThe kind of processor that each file applies to is visible in the name of each file in the "File information" section.
This update is supported only if all previous updates for this product are 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.
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.