Windows Update live for Windows Embedded Standard 7 (Test Update begin)

On Mar 9th, 2010, Windows Update will go live for Windows Embedded Standard 7. To demo Windows Update for Windows Embedded Standard, Microsoft has published 2 test updates (non-operational changes to the actual OS runtime), intended to demo functionality of Windows Update. “Test Update 1 will be presented as an Important Update, depending on how […]

On Mar 9th, 2010, Windows Update will go live for Windows Embedded Standard 7. To demo Windows Update for Windows Embedded Standard, Microsoft has published 2 test updates (non-operational changes to the actual OS runtime), intended to demo functionality of Windows Update. “Test Update 1 will be presented as an Important Update, depending on how your device is configured; this update will come down automatically and will be installed. Test Update 2 will be presented as an Optional Update, this update will require user input to be installed onto system.” Windows Update is a Feature Package available in Windows Embedded Standard Toolkit, to enable Windows Update UI, select Windows Update User Interface package found in ICE and IBW. During Windows Out of Box Experience (OOBE), a screen comes up for Protect My PC. On this screen if you select first or second box, Windows Update will be enabled and updates will automatically be downloaded and installed on the device. “Use recommended settings” will install important and recommended updates. “Install important updates only” will download and install updates that’re published as important updates. Security updates are marked as Important; For Windows Embedded Standard 7, only Security Updates will be published onto Windows Update.

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