This article describes an update to daylight saving time (DST) settings in Windows Embedded Compact 7. Before you install this update, you must have all previously issued updates for this product installed.
This article describes a hotfix that updates daylight saving time (DST) settings in Windows Embedded Compact 7.
Cape Verde Is.The display name of this time zone is changed to "(UTC-1:00) Cabo Verde Is."
ChileChile announced a DST change on January 28, 2015. For 2015 and going forward, Chile will remain in DST. (No DST change will be observed.) Therefore, the UTC offset for Chile will be updated to UTC-3:00, and the display name of the "Pacific SA Standard Time" time zone will be updated to "(UTC-3:00) Santiago."
FijiFor the Fiji time zone (UTC+12:00), the DST end time is changed from the third Sunday of January at 02:00 to the third Sunday of January at 03:00.
IranIran follows the Persian calendar. This update corrects the DST data for "Iran Standard Time" in Windows for the years 2015 through 2024.
MagadanThis time zone (formerly UTC+12:00) is changed to "(UTC+10:00) Magadan."
MexicoThe Mexican state of Quintana Roo has moved from UTC-6:00 to UTC-5:00 "(UTC-05:00) Chetumal". This time zone is newly introduced and will not observe DST.
MongoliaMongolia will observe DST starting this year. DST for Mongolia starts on the last Saturday of March at 02:00 and ends on the last Saturday of September at 00:00. The following DST rules will be observed.
|Time zone key name||Display name||DST start||DST end|
|Mongolia Standard Time||(UTC+8:00) Ulaanbaatar||Last Saturday of March at 02:00:00.000||Last Saturday of September at 00:00:00.000|
Software update informationA 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:
PrerequisitesThis update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.
Restart requirementAfter 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.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace any other updates.
Article ID: 3060863 - Last Review: 13 May 2015 - Revision: 1