Windows Embedded Compact 2013 Updates

    These files will enable you to update your Windows Embedded Compact 2013 installation to include the latest fixes and enhancements as of March 31, 2015.
    • Note:There are multiple files available for this download.Once you click on the "Download" button, you will be prompted to select the files you need.


      File Name:

      Windows Embedded Compact 2013_Update17.htm


      Date Published:


      File Size:

      61 KB

      1.7 MB

        The previous monthly update from Sep 2014 Windows Embedded Compact 2013 Update 11 provides new ARMv7 BSP, WiFi driver, application updates and bug fixes for Windows Embedded Compact 2013.

        i.MX6Q SABRE Lite ARMv7 BSP
        Windows Embedded Compact 2013 Update 11 includes a new board support package (BSP) for the Freescale i.MX6Q SABRE Lite Development Platform, which uses a quad-core ARM Cortex A9 MP core with Symmetric Multiprocessing. Main functions enabled in this BSP:
        • Bootloader (Ethernet, USB, SD, UART)
        • OAL and KITL
        • SMP
        • Ethernet
        • I2C, Serial, and USB
        • HDMI and LVDS Display
        • Audio
        • Graphics

        Realtek RTL8188CU, RTL8192CU, and RTL8188EU 802.11 b/g/n WiFi Driver
        Update 11 provides native WiFi based WLAN Driver with NDISv6 support for Realtek Semiconductor's RTL8188CU, RTL8192CU, and RTL8188EU 802.11 b/g/n WiFi chipsets. It is integrated with Microsoft's native USB stack and WPA/WPA2-PSK Supplicants. The drivers are tested and validated on CEPC x86, iMX6Q SABRE ARMV7 and TI OMAP7725 ARMV7 platforms.

        License Terms
        Update 11 contains new terms to the End User License Agreement of Windows Embedded Compact 2013.  You can find the new terms here: License Terms (2013). You need to accept the End User License Agreement in the installer before you can use this product. If you do not accept the terms of the license agreement, you will not be able to install the product.

          General Version Notes
        Your system will be updated using the "Update 5" version (8.0.6092.0) as the new baseline. Hence
        • if you are running a version prior to "Update 5" (e.g. 8.0.5033.0) you will need to uninstall that prior version before running the executable.
        • if you are running the "Update 5" version (8.0.6092.0) or later you do not need to uninstall the current version.
        • if you need to revert back from this latest version, your system will be restored to the "Update 5" version (8.0.6092.0).
        • you should backup the WEXT folder prior to running this update in case you need to revert back.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows Embedded CE

        • Windows 7 (x86-based and x64-based) and any available service packs
        • Windows 8 (x86-based and x64-based) and any available service packs
        • Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64-based) and any available service packs
        • Windows Server 2012 (x64-based) and any available service packs

        Required hardware
        Your computer must meet the following hardware requirements:
        • 100 GB (NTFS) of available hard disk space
        • 2.4 GHz processor
        • 5400 RPM hard drive
        • 2 GB of RAM
        • A DirectX 9-capable video card running at 1024 x 768 or higher display resolution
        • An optical drive that supports DVD
        • Download and run the executable file to update your Windows Embedded Compact 2013 installation.
        • Download and open the readme file for a description of the included updates.

        As of Dec 2014, it is anticipated that when monthly updates are applicable, they will generally be available in the later half of each month.

        When a new update becomes available, the following will be updated
        • The files on this page, the helpfile will have a new name but the executable filename will remain the same.
        • The Version will be incremented, this corresponds to the version of the executable file.
        • The Effective (as of) date in the summary description

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