Exception Errors Occur When Using a PictureBox Control with .NET on a PPT88xx Running CE .NET 4.2

Article ID: 46403852

Symptom

Exception errors occur on the PPT88xx when running a .NET application that loads an image to a PictureBox control.

Root Cause

When using a PictureBox control on a .NET application on a PPT88xx running early versions of the CE .NET 4.2 operating system, exception errors are generated on the image load API call. This is due to a bug in the firmware on these devices.

Resolution

Upgrading to the latest firmware resolves this issue.

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