Update covering December 2015 and April 2016 cumulative time zone updates is available for Windows Embedded Compact 7

Introduction

This article describes an update that includes the May 2016 cumulative time zone updates for Windows Embedded Compact 7. Before you install this 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 7.

The changes that in the May 2016 cumulative update include the following.

Azerbaijan

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

Time zone key nameDisplay nameDST endDST start
Azerbaijan Standard Time(UTC+04:00) BakuNot applicableNot 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 will be set ahead an hour at midnight on Sunday, August 14.

Time zone key nameDisplay nameDST endDST start
Easter Island Standard Time(UTC-06:00) Easter IslandMay 14, 2016 at 22:00August 13, 2016 at 22:00
Pacific SA Standard Time(UTC-04:00) SantiagoMay 15, 2016 at 00:00August 14, 2016 at 00:00

Haiti

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

Time zone key nameDisplay nameDST endDST start
Haiti Standard Time(UTC-05:00) HaitiNot applicableNot 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 nameDisplay nameDST startDST end
Morocco Standard Time(UTC) CasablancaMarch 27, 2016 at 02:00June 5, 2016 at 03:00

Note Easter Island and Haiti are new time zones.

Resolution

Software update information

A supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update (May 2016).

Note This Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update is available for download from the following Microsoft Download Center website:

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.

File information

References

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