FIX: Exception occurs if a message is missing the link-local address in Windows Embedded Compact 2013


This article describes an issue that triggers an exception if a message is missing the link-local address in Windows Embedded Compact 2013. An update is available to resolve this issue. Before you install this update, all previously issued updates for this product must be installed.


You have a Windows Embedded Compact 2013 device that receives an Internet Control Message Protocol for IPv6 (ICMPv6) message. If the message does not include the link-local address from a DHCPv6 protocol server, an exception occurs.

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.


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


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


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