Windows Embedded Compact 2013
OS family Windows CE
Architecture x86, ARM
Release date 2013-06-13
Support end 2023-10-10
Windows Embedded Compact 7
Windows Embedded Compact 2013 is the last version of Windows Embedded Compact, released on 13 June 2013.
Snapshot boot, a feature that works by saving the state of the device to persistent storage and then restoring that state from the snapshot when the device reboots.
Improved support for data binding.
HTML Help viewer, to turn on this feature, you have to enable a SYSGEN variable. The selected one in question is SYSGEN_HELP.
Support for MIPS, SuperH, ARMv5 and ARMv6 has been dropped.
Explorer shell as well as Internet Explorer have been removed. The Remote Desktop Protocol client has been removed.
WordPad has been removed.
Although the OS utilizes the Windows Classic theme, the Luna theme is still available. You can enable it in Core OS\Windows Embedded Compact\Shell and User Interface\User Interface\Customizable UI\Windows XP-like Sample Skin.