Yearly Archives: 2011


Elbacom Embedded Magazine–Issue 2 available now

The second issue of our Elbacom Embedded Magazine is now available online. It covers the following topics: Embedded News Unique Tools from Elbacom Windows Embedded Standard 7 – Service Pack 1 Windows POSReady 7 Windows Home Server 2011 Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 – Essentials Windows Embedded Compact 7 Tutorial: Configuring Dialog Blocker To read

Microsoft unveils product road map for future embedded products

Kevin Dallas, General Manager of Windows Embedded, has unveiled Microsoft’s plan for the next versions of Windows Embedded products. To read the complete press release please visit

POSReady 7–Language Selection fix is now available

The KB2607560 which is available on the Microsoft ECE fixes an issue within the POSReady 7 OS. In POSReady 7 the license allows to have up to 5 language packs installed – however the control panel allowed to select only 4 languages. The mentioned KB will fix this issue. The KB is available to download

DISMUI v1.4.2.1–Update available

DISMUI has been updated to fix some issues when installing Feature Packages in Offline Mode. For bigger packages there was a need to create a scratch directory. DISMUI is now creating a temporary scratch directory to solve the issue. This directory will be removed afterwards. Other improvements: DISMUI detects if it is running under

DISMUI v1.4.2 released–enhanced POSReady 7 support

A new version of DISMUI is now available. The new version features enhanced support for POSReady 7. The following features have been added: Language Pack OPK DVD is now supported as Distribution Share Directory By selecting the DVD drive that contains the language pack DVD from the OPK you can easily add and remove language

Manually adding feature packages to POSReady 7

Windows Embedded POSReady 7 allows you to add and remove features at any time. Feature Packages must be added while the system is offline – therefore the easiest way to do this is to boot from the POSReady 7 DVD. Here is a short guide how to add feature packages very easily. Alternatively you can

Using DISMUI to add or remove features from POSReady 7

DISMUI can be used as an easy to use replacement for the DISM command line. Since version 1.4.1 DISMUI also support POSReady 7. Why should I use DISMUI instead of DISM? DISMUI takes care of dependencies which means that if you add a new feature DISMUI will also include other needed feature packages automatically. DISMUI

Server Wizard 2.0

We have launched our new version of Server Wizard on our new website. Server Wizard is a tool that allows you to find an embedded server that suits your needs very easily and quick. To find your server all you need to do is answer a few questions and the application will show you

Find out more about Windows Embedded Servers on our new dedicated website. The sites target is to help you to find the correct server product and give you basic information about what embedded servers are and for what purpose you can use them.