We released new updates for our tools! Elbacom Embedded Toolkit V2.5.4 CHANGELOG: SWM Compatibility All tools are now supporting the splitted WIM file format (*.SWM). This is useful and required when using FAT32 formatted drives which are sometimes required on UEFI systems. Recovery Creator now supports to create recovery media that contain SWM files or will automatically split large WIM files into SWM files to support FAT32 target file systems. Windows Deployment Tool supports restoring images from SWM files. Signed Tools All tools are now signed with a trusted publisher certificate. The user account control prompt will now show the [...]
We released our new Elbacom Embedded Magazin 4! Get the latest information about Windows 10 IoT and the 2016 anniversary update. You can also read new information about the Elbacom Embedded Toolkit and the new Embedded Configuration Manager. Read the new Elbacom Embedded Magazin 4 online or order a free print copy.
Elbacom Embedded Toolkit v2.5 released! Today we released a big update for our Elbacom Embedded Toolkit. All tools have been updated to support Windows 10 IoT Enterprise 2015 LTSB. Please check out the list below to see an overview of the most important changes! Evaluation Version We now also offer an evaluation version of the toolkit. If you are interested in testing the latest version, please contact us via the contact form including your company details! Limited Time Offer Order your copy of the Elbacom Embedded Toolkit until the 10.07.2016 to get a 10% discount! Changelog Summary [...]
Microsoft released a new cumulative update for Windows 7 called "Convenience Update". It contains all security and non-security updates from SP1 until April 2016. This Update also makes sense for the Embedded Channel. Normally the Update doesn’t work for Windows Embedded Standard 7 but we found a way how to do the installation anyway. This Blog post shows you how to install this Update. This might not be supported by Microsoft! Download Update for Windows 7 (KB3020369) https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=46827 Install KB3020369 with double click: [...]
View the MVP Profile Wolfgang Unger received the Microsoft MVP Award 2016 Microsoft is pleased to recognize and award its Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs). The MVP Award is given to thank individuals for their exceptional contributions to technical communities worldwide. When a community participant sees an MVP in a technical community, whether in a newsgroup, as a user group host, a conference speaker, or a respondent in forums, that community participant can be confident that the information shared by the MVP will be of the highest caliber and will help every user make the most of the technology. [...]
The Minnowboard MAX is a X86-based small footprint device which costs about 140$ (depending on the hardware configuration). There is a special version of the new Windows 10 IoT Core for this board but now you can also do the installation of the full Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Pro. This is very interesting because you can now use all Embedded Features to lockdown or customize the device. It is also possible to run the system from a removeable USB-Device (normally the operating system is on the MicroSD card). I have tried to do the installation and created a small step-by-step [...]
View the MVP Profile Wolfgang Unger received the Microsoft MVP Award 2015 Microsoft is pleased to recognize and award its Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs). The MVP Award is given to thank individuals for their exceptional contributions to technical communities worldwide. When a community participant sees an MVP in a technical community, whether in a newsgroup, as a user group host, a conference speaker, or a respondent in forums, that community participant can be confident that the information shared by the MVP will be of the highest caliber and will help every user make the most of the technology. [...]
See the Project Knight 2000 in action in this Youtube video that was shot during the Embedded World fair in Nuremberg. It explains the features and functions of the Project Knight 2000 car and how it utilizes Windows Azure, Windows Embedded, Windows Phone and Surface. Have a look at the video here: More detailed information about the project and the includes products are available on the website www.driveembedded.com.
If you are using Internet Explorer on Windows Embedded POSReady 7 then you should update to the newer versions to keep getting security updates. You can update to IE 10 or IE 11 as both are now supported on POSReady 7. The installation packages are available on MyOEM: IE10 32bit: https://myoem.microsoft.com/oem/myoem/en/product/winemb/wepos/Pages/DP-IE10-32bit-WEPOSr7.aspx IE10 64bit : https://myoem.microsoft.com/oem/myoem/en/product/winemb/wepos/Pages/DP-IE10-64bit-WEPOSr7.aspx IE11 32bit: https://myoem.microsoft.com/oem/myoem/en/product/winemb/wepos/Pages/DP-ProdDwnIE1132bitWinEmbPOSReady7.aspx IE11 64bit : https://myoem.microsoft.com/oem/myoem/en/product/winemb/wepos/Pages/DP-WinEmbPOSr7-IE11-64bit.aspx
I have released a new version of Driver Extractor that improves the compatibility for running the tool on Windows 8/8.1. Also the module creation for Windows Embedded 8 Standard has been updated to ensure that the modules work properly with the latest release.