Introduction

This article describes an update that includes the May 2016 cumulative time zone updates for Windows Embedded Compact 2013. Before you install the update, all previously issued updates for this product must be installed.

Summary

This update changes the time zone data to accommodate the daylight saving time (DST) changes in several countries in Windows Embedded Compact 2013.

Changes made in this update

The changes that are included in the May 2016 cumulative update are as follows:

Azerbaijan

The scheduled switch to DST on Sunday, March 27, 2016, in Azerbaijan is canceled. Azerbaijan will, instead, stay on UTC+4 all year.

Time zone key name

Display name

DST end

DST start

Azerbaijan Standard Time

(UTC+04:00) Baku

Not applicable

Not applicable


Chile

Chile will return to standard time this year. Clocks will be set back by an hour at midnight on Sunday, May 15, and be set ahead an hour at midnight on Sunday, August 14.

Time zone key name

Display name

DST end

DST start

Easter Island Standard Time

(UTC-06:00) Easter Island

May 14, 2016 at 22:00

August 13, 2016 at 22:00

Pacific SA Standard Time

(UTC-04:00) Santiago

May 15, 2016 at 00:00

August 14, 2016 at 00:00


Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea has created its own time zone. The new North Korea Standard Time will have a display name of "(UTC+08:30) Pyongyang."

Time zone key name

Display name

DST start

DST end

North Korea Standard Time

(UTC+08:30) Pyongyang

Not applicable

Not applicable


Fiji

DST in Fiji will now start on Sunday, November 1, 2015 and last for 11 weeks. Clocks will be set forward from 02:00 to 03:00 on November 1, 2015, and be set backward from 03:00 to 02:00 on Sunday, January 17, 2016. This time zone will observe the following DST rules:

  • Start date: The first Sunday of November at 02:00 (clocks move forward by one hour)

  • End date: The third Sunday of January at 03:00 (clocks move backward by one hour)


Time zone key name

Display name

DST start

DST end

Fiji Standard Time

(UTC+12:00) Fiji

First Sunday of November at 02:00:00.000

Third Sunday of January at 03:00:00.000


Haiti

Haiti will not observe DST in 2016. The planned time change on Sunday, March 13, 2016, is canceled.

Time zone key name

Display name

DST end

DST start

Haiti Standard Time

(UTC-05:00) Haiti

Not applicable

Not applicable


Morocco

The DST period for Morocco is suspended during the Muslim month of Ramadan (03:00 on Sunday, June 5, 2016, to 02:00 on Sunday, July 10, 2016, in the Gregorian calendar).

Time zone key name

Display name

DST start

DST end

Morocco Standard Time

(UTC) Casablanca

March 27, 2016 at 02:00

June 5, 2016 at 03:00


Russia

In accordance with recently passed Russian law, the following regions in Russia were scheduled to switch time zones on March 27, 2016, at 02:00 local time. Microsoft has released an update to Windows, dated Tuesday, April 12, 2016, to reflect these changes.

Region

Old time zone offset

New time zone offset

Astrakhan Oblast

UTC+3

UTC+4

Ulyanovsk Oblast

UTC+3

UTC+4

Altai Krai

UTC+6

UTC+7

Altai Republic

UTC+6

UTC+7

Zabaykalsky Krai

UTC+8

UTC+9

Sakhalin Oblast

UTC+10

UTC+11


Turkey

Turkey will end DST two weeks later than usual for 2015. Clocks will turn back one hour from 04:00 to 03:00 on Sunday, November 8, 2015. This time zone will observe the following DST rules:

  • Start date: The last Sunday of March at 03:00 (clocks move forward by one hour)

  • End date: The second Sunday of November at 04:00 (clocks move backward by one hour)


Time zone key name

Display name

DST start

DST end

Turkey Standard Time

(UTC+02:00) Istanbul

Last Sunday of March at 03:00:00.000

Second Sunday of November at 04:00:00.000


Software update information

Download information

Windows Embedded Compact 2013 Monthly Update (May 2016) is now available from Microsoft. To download this Windows Embedded Compact 2013 monthly update, go to Microsoft OEM Online or MyOEM.

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

Timezones.res

25,012

09-Jun-2016

09:13

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Timezones.res

24,224

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked\0407

Timezones.res

26,584

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked\0416

Timezones.res

17,100

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked\0411

Timezones.res

18,132

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked\0412

Timezones.res

22,804

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked\040c

Timezones.res

16,796

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked\0404

Timezones.res

24,304

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked\0410

Timezones.res

16,280

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked\0804

Timezones.res

24,264

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked\0419

Timezones.res

26,608

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked\0c0a

Timezones.res

25,012

09-Jun-2016

09:13

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Timezones.res

24,224

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail\0407

Timezones.res

26,584

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail\0416

Timezones.res

17,100

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail\0411

Timezones.res

18,132

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail\0412

Timezones.res

22,804

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail\040c

Timezones.res

16,796

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail\0404

Timezones.res

24,304

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail\0410

Timezones.res

16,280

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail\0804

Timezones.res

24,264

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail\0419

Timezones.res

26,608

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail\0c0a

Timezones.res

25,012

09-Jun-2016

09:12

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Timezones.res

24,224

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug\0407

Timezones.res

26,584

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug\0416

Timezones.res

17,100

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug\0411

Timezones.res

18,132

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug\0412

Timezones.res

22,804

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug\040c

Timezones.res

16,796

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug\0404

Timezones.res

24,304

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug\0410

Timezones.res

16,280

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug\0804

Timezones.res

24,264

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug\0419

Timezones.res

26,608

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug\0c0a

Timezones.res

25,012

09-Jun-2016

09:13

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Timezones.res

24,224

09-Jun-2016

09:21

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked\0407

Timezones.res

26,584

09-Jun-2016

09:21

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked\0416

Timezones.res

17,100

09-Jun-2016

09:21

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked\0411

Timezones.res

18,132

09-Jun-2016

09:21

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked\0412

Timezones.res

22,804

09-Jun-2016

09:21

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked\040c

Timezones.res

16,796

09-Jun-2016

09:21

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked\0404

Timezones.res

24,304

09-Jun-2016

09:21

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked\0410

Timezones.res

16,280

09-Jun-2016

09:21

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked\0804

Timezones.res

24,264

09-Jun-2016

09:21

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked\0419

Timezones.res

26,608

09-Jun-2016

09:21

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked\0c0a

Timezones.res

25,012

09-Jun-2016

09:13

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Timezones.res

24,224

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail\0407

Timezones.res

26,584

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail\0416

Timezones.res

17,100

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail\0411

Timezones.res

18,132

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail\0412

Timezones.res

22,804

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail\040c

Timezones.res

16,796

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail\0404

Timezones.res

24,304

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail\0410

Timezones.res

16,280

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail\0804

Timezones.res

24,264

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail\0419

Timezones.res

26,608

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail\0c0a

Timezones.res

25,012

09-Jun-2016

09:12

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Timezones.res

24,224

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug\0407

Timezones.res

26,584

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug\0416

Timezones.res

17,100

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug\0411

Timezones.res

18,132

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug\0412

Timezones.res

22,804

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug\040c

Timezones.res

16,796

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug\0404

Timezones.res

24,304

09-Jun-2016

09:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug\0410

Timezones.res

16,280

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug\0804

Timezones.res

24,264

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug\0419

Timezones.res

26,608

09-Jun-2016

09:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug\0c0a

Timezones.reg

109,890

17-May-2016

09:08

Public\Common\Oak\Files

Timezones.rel

48

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Checked

Timezones.dll

36,864

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Checked

Timezones.map

9,843

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Checked

Timezones.rel

48

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Retail

Timezones.dll

36,864

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Retail

Timezones.map

9,843

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Retail

Timezones.rel

48

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Debug

Timezones.dll

36,864

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Debug

Timezones.map

9,843

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Debug

Timezones.rel

48

09-Jun-2016

09:18

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked

Timezones.dll

36,864

09-Jun-2016

09:18

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked

Timezones.map

9,843

09-Jun-2016

09:18

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked

Timezones.rel

48

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail

Timezones.dll

36,864

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail

Timezones.map

9,843

09-Jun-2016

09:17

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail

Timezones.rel

48

09-Jun-2016

09:16

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug

Timezones.dll

36,864

09-Jun-2016

09:16

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug

Timezones.map

9,843

09-Jun-2016

09:16

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug


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