Update APN database entry for SaskTel (Canada) in Windows 8.1 and 8

This article describes an update for Saskatchewan Telecommunications (SaskTel) in Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8, and Windows RT. Before you apply this update, check out the Prerequisites section.

About this update

This update corrects an entry in the APN database for the SaskTel operator so that users can connect with the updated connection settings.

Note The Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 APN database contains information that is provided by mobile operators to allow Windows to initially connect to their mobile broadband networks. For more information, see APN database.

How to obtain this update

Important Do not install a language pack after you install this update. If you do, the language-specific changes in the update will not be applied, and you will have to reinstall the update. For more information, see Add language packs to Windows.

Method 1: Windows Update

This update is provided from Windows Update for the following operating systems:

  • Provided as an Optional update for Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1

  • Provided as an Optional update for Windows 8 and Windows RT

For more information on how to run Windows Update, seeĀ How to get an update through Windows Update.

Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:

Operating system

Update

All supported x86-based versions of Windows 8.1

Download Download the package now.

All supported x64-based versions of Windows 8.1

Download Download the package now.

All supported x86-based versions of Windows 8

Download Download the package now.

All supported x64-based versions of Windows 8

Download Download the package now.

Note The update for Windows RT 8.1 or Windows RT can be obtained only from Windows Update.

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

119591 How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.

Update detail information

Prerequisites

To install this update, you must have April 2014 update rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 (2919355) installed in Windows 8.1.

Registry information

To apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace a previously released update.

The global version of this update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows 8.1 file information and note

The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and the MUM files (.mum) that are installed for each environment are listed separately in the "Additional file information for Windows 8.1" section. MUM, MANIFEST, and the associated security catalog (.cat) files, are very important to maintain the state of the updated components. The security catalog files, for which the attributes are not listed, are signed with a Microsoft digital signature.

For all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8.1

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Apndatabase.xml

Not applicable

410,336

08-Apr-2015

22:07

Not applicable

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8.1

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Apndatabase.xml

Not applicable

410,336

08-Apr-2015

22:07

Not applicable

For all supported Windows RT 8.1

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Apndatabase.xml

Not applicable

410,336

08-Apr-2015

22:07

Not applicable

Windows 8 file information and note

The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and the MUM files (.mum) that are installed for each environment are listed separately in the "Additional file information for Windows 8" section. MUM, MANIFEST, and the associated security catalog (.cat) files, are very important to maintain the state of the updated components. The security catalog files, for which the attributes are not listed, are signed with a Microsoft digital signature.

For all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Apndatabase.xml

Not applicable

410,336

08-Apr-2015

22:04

Not applicable

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Apndatabase.xml

Not applicable

410,336

08-Apr-2015

22:05

Not applicable

For all supported Windows RT

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Apndatabase.xml

Not applicable

410,336

08-Apr-2015

22:04

Not applicable

Additional file information

Additional file information for Windows 8.1

Additional files for all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8.1

File property

Value

File name

X86_929cc3a7df77fc563f64795d772b8783_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17794_none_7b6cd58e2ba32f30.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

703

Date (UTC)

09-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

04:29

Platform

Not applicable

File name

X86_microsoft-windows-wwanapndatabase_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17794_none_325a00401016b1fb.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

2,660

Date (UTC)

08-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

23:14

Platform

Not applicable

Additional files for all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8.1

File property

Value

File name

Amd64_6e2ffaa4a5f8ced593ac7c741ad3d569_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17794_none_cf7f2d722f2af687.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

707

Date (UTC)

09-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

04:29

Platform

Not applicable

File name

Amd64_microsoft-windows-wwanapndatabase_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17794_none_8e789bc3c8742331.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

2,662

Date (UTC)

08-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

23:20

Platform

Not applicable

Additional files for all supported Windows RT 8.1

File property

Value

File name

Arm_972b96c9925b7a0e8b5c39190b503045_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17794_none_4fdf8f7f5afd67ca.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

703

Date (UTC)

09-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

04:29

Platform

Not applicable

File name

Arm_microsoft-windows-wwanapndatabase_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17794_none_325c72981013d0c1.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

2,660

Date (UTC)

08-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

23:03

Platform

Not applicable

Additional file information for Windows 8

Additional files for all supported x86-based versions of Windows 8

File property

Value

File name

X86_519e61ea62c90f2fb668b82ee06eecab_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17343_none_4aab1812968369f9.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

703

Date (UTC)

13-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

11:10

Platform

Not applicable

File name

X86_microsoft-windows-wwanapndatabase_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17343_none_9a9a4f53c5bc47d6.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

2,660

Date (UTC)

13-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

04:50

Platform

Not applicable

Additional files for all supported x64-based versions of Windows 8

File property

Value

File name

Amd64_0fda071e0ae6f3e7286dfcf0601e00fd_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17343_none_5e9ac0a81dd30870.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

707

Date (UTC)

13-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

11:10

Platform

Not applicable

File name

Amd64_microsoft-windows-wwanapndatabase_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17343_none_f6b8ead77e19b90c.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

2,662

Date (UTC)

13-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

06:41

Platform

Not applicable

Additional files for all supported Windows RT

File property

Value

File name

Arm_2d22dbe6114b200273f9893d33ff35b5_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17343_none_31c033f51635bbff.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

703

Date (UTC)

13-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

11:10

Platform

Not applicable

File name

Arm_microsoft-windows-wwanapndatabase_31bf3856ad364e35_6.2.9200.17343_none_9a9cc1abc5b9669c.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

2,660

Date (UTC)

13-Apr-2015

Time (UTC)

05:54

Platform

Not applicable

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References

See the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.

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