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Pocket TV Classic

Posted By: Syed Shakeer Hussain     Posted Date: July 05, 2010    Points: 2   Category :.NET Framework
PocketTV Classic is a Free software application that allows you to playback the common standard MPEG-1( .mpg) files on your Windows Mobile Pocket PC or other smartdevice. It is optimized to make use of the latest video acceleration hardware "2700G, ATI" and can playback videos in VGA resolution on VGA Pocket PC's I.E. Axim x51v/x50v, iPaq hx4700, Toshiba e800. A great tool to add to anyones collection.

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Control your Pocket PC with your desktop

My Mobiler is a Free tool that allows you to use your desktop keyboard, mouse and monitor to navigate and control your Windows Mobile Pocket PC. With it you can view your Windows Mobile screen on your desktop PC. This makes it easy to "control your Windows mobile device with a desktop keyboard and mouse". Moreover, you can drag and drop files from your desktop to your windows mobile device, Cut and paste text from your desktop PC to your Windows mobile device and capture your windows mobile screen or even stream capture from your desktop PC.

ShortCAD - CAD Software for Pocket PC

ShortCAD is a Free CAD Software made for the Pocket PC. Now you can bring your CAD work with you. ShortCAD lets you create and edit 2D vector graphic drawings just as you do using full blown CAD applications. The drawings can be saved as .shortCAD files or .dxf format so you can export your drawings to other popular vector graphic editors. The most important feature of ShortCAD is the ability to work on and display your drawings while on the go.

How to backup SMS from windows mobile Pocket PC to computer

How to backup SMS from windows mobile Pocket PC to computer

Many Windows Mobile Pocket PC Phone users could not backup their SMS to txt file or view on computer. I found this software offers a SMS Messages backup solution to Backup all SMS messages for Windows Mobile Phones onto computer and keep them safe. Here is the user's guide:

FotoVision Pocket Application

Summary: The FotoVision sample allows you to easily share photos on the web and demonstrates a variety of .NET technologies including Windows Forms, ASP.NET, Web services, and the .NET Compact Framework. It consists of a desktop, web, and Pocket PC sample applications. This paper provides information so you can get the most from the FotoVision Pocket PC application. The sample is written in VB.NET and the installation application installs the pocket application on the Pocket PC device and the source code on the desktop. A Pocket PC device is not required; you can run the sample on the desktop using the Visual Studio Pocket PC emulator. (8 printed pages)

Bluetooth Printing Guide using Windows Mobile Pocket Pc

FieldSoftware Products printing products use the Bluetooth "Serial Port Profile" (SPP). Unfortunately, there is no standard method to find your Bluetooth printer and begin printing... each device contains a Bluetooth stack/driver that determines the steps. There are two main stacks currently available... one from Microsoft and one from WIDCOMM/Broadcom. Below are step-by-step instructions for printing with the Microsoft and WIDCOMM stacks. Note that these may change for different versions of the Bluetooth stacks or for different manufacturers. Consult the documentation for your device for specific details on your device.

Identifying your device''s Bluetooth stack: There is no sure steps to identify a Bluetooth stack on a device. Below are steps for identifying current WIDCOMM and Microsoft stacks at the time this page is published. Note that these may not identify earlier or later versions of the same BT stacks.

PrintPocketCE Print Pocket Excel, Pocket Word and email files

Version 3.560 (May 15, 2009):

Important bug fix: a slight difference in how some devices create fonts was causing a few devices to have significantly longer print times for large print jobs.

Adjusted PocketJet printer paper feed commands

Other minor fixes and enhancements.

Version 3.559 (Mar 5, 2009):

Added support for Martel MCP78xx printers

Version 3.558 (Aug 20, 2008):

Added support for Martel MCP78xx printers

Version 3.557 (June 27, 2008):

Fixed error in Canon printer support

Fixed COM0 port selection

Version 3.556 (June 15, 2008):

Added support for Brother MW-260

Added support for Sato MB400

Version 3.555 (Aug 8, 2007):

Added support for Pentax RuggedJet 3 and RuggedJet 4 printers

Changed Epson TM-P60 support to maximum page width of 1200 dots

Version 3.551 (Aug 1, 2006):

Added Peripheral Nomad printer support

Version 3.550 (Mar 23, 2006):

Added Panasonic JT-H200PR printer support

Added Pocket Spectrum printer support

Fixed problem with WM5.0 "inverted image" problem

What Do the Different Printer Options using Windows Mobile Pocket Pc

Select Printer Options:
bullet Printer: Select the printer to print to. Some printer selections work for a variety of printers, such as the "HP PCL" selection which prints to most Hewlett Packard DeskJet, LaserJet and compatible printers.
bullet Port: Select between Infrared, Bluetooth, Network printing and Serial (COM1-COM8). Most Windows CE devices only have Infrared and COM1 and need special attachments to use the other selections. USB printing and printing across an ActiveSync connection to a desktop printer is not supported.
NOTE: On many Pocket PC devices, you CANNOT use the serial and infrared ports at the same time. This means that if your device is connected to your desktop PC using the serial Sync cable, the Infrared port will not work. You must disconnect the serial connection to use Infrared printing.
bullet Color/Mono: Select Monochrome (Black & White) if your printer is not a color printer (or if you wish to print in mono). If your printer has color capabilities AND has a black ink capability, select "4-Color CMYK". If your printer cannot hold both color ink and black ink at the same time, select "3-Color CMY".
bullet Paper Size: Select paper size for use. You can choose "Custom" and then set special paper sizes in the "Custom Paper" Width and Height boxes. For printers that use "roll" paper, you can set a maximum paper height of 22 inches.

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ActiveSync 4.5 (Free Down Load) using in Windows Mobile Pocket Pc

Microsoft ActiveSync 4.5 is the latest sync software release for Windows Mobile-powered devices. ActiveSync provides a great synchronization experience with Windows®-powered PCs and Microsoft Outlook right out of the box.


* Faster file transfer speed and photo sync via Outlook are only available for Windows Mobile 5.0 powered devices.
* Remote PC Sync (via WiFi or LAN) has been removed due to Enterprise customer feedback around security issues.
* Customers using Microsoft Exchange 2003 Service Pack 2 with devices running the Messaging and Security Feature Pack for Windows Mobile 5.0 will benefit from the following feature enhancements included in ActiveSync 4.5: Direct Push Technology, local device wipe, and certificate powered authentication to Microsoft Exchange.
* Microsoft® Outlook® 2000 is not supported by ActiveSync 4.5. It is highly recommended that users upgrade to Microsoft® Outlook® 2003 messaging and collaboration client.
* Conversion of database files for use on a mobile device is not supported by ActiveSync 4.5. On previous versions, this feature was limited to devices running Windows Mobile software for Pocket PC 2003 and earlier.
* Conversion of font files for use on a mobile device is not supported by ActiveSync 4.5. On previous versions, this feature was limited to devices running Windows Mobile software for Pocket P

How to detect Mobile devices like Pocket PC??

Hi all,
Need help on this. As you know there is PDA-phone like Pocket PC-phone run on Window Mobile 2003 and above. It has Ms Internet Explorer of scale down version.

So, the question is this kind of device is under mobile device category but having IE browser. So, how to detect this kind of MObile device using MobileCapabilities class?  YOu see, SmartPhone also have Ms IE browser. How to tell them apart?? If I serve Pda-html website to SmartPhone, its screen size will be too small for it.

My objective is this : to detect the PDA device and Mobile Phone .

If it is PocketPC-phone, I will serve PDA-html website or Mobile web base on customer selection.
If it is smartphone or WAP 2.0 -base mobile phone, I will serve  Mobile Web.

please help.

Adding .net to classic asp


we have a classic asp site, which i'm adding all theses different mods to.
i really want to slowly move to .net, 
is it possible to keep the old base site in classic asp, and build up on it with .net?

Split URL/Path in Classic AND .net 2.0


I need to be able to get the different parts of the URI (and convert from/to relative page paths) in BOTH classic ASP and .Net 2.0 (VB).

For example, if I have "http://sitename.company.com/index.aspx?sec=fred&pag=dis&mode=1" OR "/index.aspx?sec=fred&pag=dis&mode=1"

IS there a function where I can pass in either string (assuming I'm on sitename.company.com) and get back an array with:

(0): sitename.company.com
(1): index.aspx
(2): sec=fred&pag=dis&mode=1

(Or, alternately, three different functions that would return the three parts?)


Integrating aspx page in classic asp web application



I have a classic asp web  application. I am trying to add an aspx(C#) page to the existing asp application.

The existing asp pages have include pages for header and footer. How to add the classic asp include files in aspx page.

Also, How to deploy the aspx page in the existing classic asp web application.

Thank you

Changing classic asp.net Menu to CssAdapterMenu


Hello Friends,

                     I have been using asp.net menu control that is programmatically binded at runtime and has n child node levels. Now i want to use CssAdapterMenu instead because the menu control contains more than 1000 menuItems(in the near future it can also be more 2000 menuItems) and has very slow response in IE 6 or IE 7.

                    Now my question is how should i change the classic asp.net menu to CssAdapterMenu. What should be the steps? Any samples example of n child node levels would be helpful


Mobility: Optimize Your Pocket PC Development with the .NET Compact Framework


The .NET Compact Framework can be used to write great code and great applications. As long as you take a few things into consideration and are willing to bend a rule or two, you can have your performance cake and eat it too. In this article the authors present some neat tricks to make life as a programmer easier when using the .NET Compact Framework. Later they discuss techniques to increase performance, and decrease both load time and memory footprints. Sample code is provided.

Dave Edson and John Socha-Leialoha

MSDN Magazine December 2004

Pocket PC: MSMQ for Windows CE Brings Advanced Windows Messaging to Embedded Devices


Handheld devices are becoming increasingly important nodes on wireless networks, allowing their users to connect to data stores and other central server applications over the network. But wireless network connections can be unreliable, requiring the use of store-and-forward messaging that does not need to maintain a continuous connection. Microsoft Message Queue (MSMQ) has supplied these features to desktop machines, and there is now a version for handheld devices. MSMQ for Windows CE allows users of embedded devices to perform tasks such as remote order processing and inventory update without worrying about the state of their connection. The benefits of MSMQ for Windows CE and how to install and run the service is covered here.

Bob Hartman

MSDN Magazine December 2001

Pocket PC: Seamless App Integration with Your Desktop using ActiveSync 3.1


ActiveSync 3.1, AvantGo channels, and Internet Explorer 5.0 Mobile Links allow you to provide content for Pocket PC users over the Internet or company intranet. This article explains how to take advantage of ActiveSync and AvantGo functionality as well as how to extend ActiveSync's data synchronization capabilities by writing a custom service provider for Windows CE. The second part of the article uses eMbedded Visual C++ to develop ActiveX controls for the Pocket PC that work on both the desktop PC and on the Pocket PC platforms. Customizing the Pocket PC's Today screen using a custom Today item is demonstrated.

Dino Esposito

MSDN Magazine June 2001

Pocket PC: Migrating a GPS App from the Desktop to eMbedded Visual Basic 3.0


A Global Positioning System (GPS) device captures lots of interesting information that can be used in many ways. This article presents a custom application built with Visual Basic that collects data from a GPS satellite and charts the course of a user relative to the satellite. Such an application is obviously well suited for use on a handheld PC and porting the original application to eMbedded Visual Basic for Windows CE is described. The differences between Visual Basic and eMbedded Visual Basic, such as support for specific control and data types, are explained. Tips for dealing with reduced screen real estate on a handheld PC, debugging, and running in an emulator are also discussed.

Joshua Trupin

MSDN Magazine January 2001

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