Many of you must be wondering what SMI settings are and how these settings could be used to configure Windows Embedded Standard 7 image. Let me explain…
Settings Management Infrastructure (SMI) is a schema that is used to define mutable operating system settings. A mutable setting is a variable setting in which the value of the setting can be changed, either by other components or by the user or administrator. For example, user-preferred fonts and font colors are mutable settings.
Mutable settings can reside in any settings store in the operating system, such as the registry, .ini files, or some other public store, such as the IIS Metabase or the WMI repository. These settings are exposed to OEMs and Corporations to enable customization and make deployment of the OS easier.
In Windows Embedded Standard 7, these settings are included with each component in a Feature Package. In ICE, once you select a feature package to be included in your answer file, you will be presented with a list of settings that correspond to every component in the package you selected.
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The January 2013 Optional Updates are now available on the ECE site for Windows® XP Embedded SP3 and Windows® Embedded Standard 2009.
The list below applies to Windows Embedded XPe SP3 and Standard 2009:•KB2786556 - This update solves an issue where a license error may occur during logon, when KB2724453 is applied in the target designer toolkit to create the runtime image..
If you have questions on accessing the ECE, please email MS Mobile & Embedded Communications Feedback & Support, ECE@microsoft.com.
Posted By Myriam SemeryWindows Embedded BG Lead
This was my fourth year participating in the TechDays France event with the Windows Embedded team. It’s been great to witness the event evolve and grow each year. In fact, Microsoft estimates that over 17,000 visitors attended this year.
The theme for our booth this year was around retail and hospitality. Windows Embedded extends Windows technologies to intelligent systems. Windows Embedded is already well installed and known in the retail industry and works with key technological partners, such as IER, Acrelec, Improveeze, IPM and Itelios, that work with most of the key retailers in France to deliver intelligent systems and seamless, personal retail experiences to customers. We invited our partners to demonstrate the exciting and innovative work they have created using Windows Embedded. These solutions offer a perspective to retailers and new experiences for the customers. Take a look.
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Posted By Windows Embedded Team
The July 2014 supplement Update is now available on MyOEM for Microsoft Windows Embedded POSReady 2009, Microsoft Windows Embedded for Point of Service 1.0 and Microsoft Windows Embedded for Point of Service 1.1.
Posted By Windows Embedded Team
The September 2013 Optional Update is available on MyOEM for:
The list below applies to both Windows Embedded 8 Industry Pro and Windows Embedded 8 Industry Pro Retail:
If you have questions on accessing MyOEM, please email the OEM Customer Communications Care Team at OEM@microsoft.com.