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ActiveSync Manager and Constant disk access

Rick Strahls WebLog, May 15, 2006
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Anybody ever notice that if you're running ActiveSync (4.1)  on your machine that your harddrive is constantly churning? My Dell has a new 7200 rpm SATA drive in it and this drive is fairly noisy...

Configuring .Net 2.0 to recognise the BlackBerry browser

The Code Project Latest Articles, July 24, 2006
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Version 2.0 of the .Net framework does not ship with a configuration file for the Blackberry browser, this article will show how to set one up....

Debugging ASP.NET Mobile Forms Page Output

Rick Strahls WebLog, July 8, 2005
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While creating a few mobile forms for my West Wind Web Store applications that manage the remote order management portion of the Admin interface I realized that it's pretty tough to debug the HTML out...

SharePoint 2007 on Mobile Devices

Jan Tielens Bloggings [MVP], April 27, 2006
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A feature very high on a lot of request lists: Mobile Views in SharePoint 2007. Read more about them on Martin's blog. One of the interesting new features in MOSS 2007 is the support around mobi...

Using Project Template Export to create a generic WAP Template

Rick Strahls WebLog, March 26, 2007
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I have a customer coming out tomorrow for a week long gig and as I was preparing for tomorrow's session I needed to set up new project. Starting up a new project and getting all the pieces into place ...

Web Application Project Conversion on Orcas

Rick Strahls WebLog, July 30, 2007
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I'm going once again through a conversion from Stock Projects to a WAP project conversion this time for my West Wind Web Store. I've done the conversion once before but returned back to stock pro...

Win a wireless optical laptop mouse!

MSDN Events Bloggers News, June 29, 2005
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Register your blog with this Blogger site and you could win a wireless optical laptop mouse. This cool new toy could be yours if your blog post receives the most page views in a one month period. See...

Verizon Wireless, Quick 2 Net, and Bluetooth PDA

Software/Technology Discussion, May 19, 2006
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It's never too late to learn something new, at least that is my justification for being somewhat behind the times in figuring out wireless Internet connection.  Last night I managed to get my blu...

Create Setup Files for your Windows Mobile Applications Using Visual Studio 2005

DevX: .NET Feed, April 10, 2006
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Learning a simple series of steps in Visual Studio 2005 will make deploying applications to mobile devices a no-brainer from here on out. Follow along with this project, which includes step-by-step in...

Use the Hardware Buttons on a Windows Mobile Device to Find Your Applications

MSDN: BizTalk Server, January 2, 2009
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Watch Jim Wilson as he shows you how to associate one or more forms in your application with the hardware buttons on a Windows Mobile Device....

DisableCertChk and WM5

Software/Technology Discussion, May 5, 2007
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At last! I found the solution to Active-stink complaining about an invalid SSL certificate during server sync (my company uses wildcard certificates - not supported on WM5). Surprisingly (or not), th...

Mobile web dev: separating desktop and mobile content

QuirksBlog, March 12, 2007
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While attending Brian Fling's presentation on desiging for a mobile phone, I suddenly had an idea that might solve one of the problems he mentioned. I thought I'd document it immediately, before tonig...

Creating a mobile app with and ManifoldJS

The Code Project Latest Articles, July 2, 2015
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In short, I wanted to determine if does actually have great mobile performance, as well as have an understanding of how straightforward the process was for packaging my web application as mobi...

Mousing Around: Mobile Mouse with Desktop Mouse Radio

Rick Strahls WebLog, September 8, 2008
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I travel a fair bit and use my machine on the road a lot when I do, so portability is reasonably important to me. One thing is that in the process I got really used to the small 'mobile' mice that Mic...

Updating Hosts In and Out of Office

Steven Smith, November 10, 2008
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We have a machine in the office that we use for source control, and its set up in DNS with a fully qualified name that points to the offices external IP address.  Of course, if you try and use th...

Mobile Movie Listing Sites Compared

Marquee de Sells: Chriss insight outlet, January 5, 2006
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On a recent mailing list discussion, folks posted a large number of URLs for mobile movie listing sites. Since searching for movies is one of the things I like to do on my smart phone, I did a quick c...

What are those ASP.NET Mobile Controls rendering Capture page output!

Rick Strahls WebLog, November 4, 2005
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I’m working on some mobile forms today and while I’m working on this I’m constantly wondering – what the heck are the ASP.NET Mobile controls rendering So I created a generic r...

.NET Compact Framework on Symbian

The Moth, June 27, 2006
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Some people are asking about NETCF on Symbian. This makes me smile. You see, every now and then, someone will bring out a Nokia phone and show me some end user feature and ask me how to achieve the s...

Make Your ASP.NET Mobile Forms Timer-Refresh and Autoredirect

ASP.NET Daily Articles, December 22, 2006
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You can't use javascript in Mobile Forms, and they won't render the META Refresh tag either. Here's a way to create a Mobile Form that will refresh and autoredirect based on a timer, that extends the ...


Somasegars WebLog, April 19, 2006
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I first heard about Sudoku when my parents sent some Sudoku puzzles for my older daughter a couple of years ago.  Clearly, some parts of the world were already getting Sudoku-frenzied.   Af...

Web development for Mobile

The Moth, July 13, 2007
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Occasionally I get people asking me about developing web apps that are accessible from Windows Mobile. Every time I explain how with something as powerful as the .NET Compact Framework, they should be...

Article: Essential Software for Windows Mobile 5

Eli Robillards World of Blog., December 28, 2005
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My WM5 device is an iMate JASJAR (aka the HTC Universal). This article describes applications and practices to make this device as handy as a laptop.

Where did Mobile Web Forms go?

Federal Developer Weblog, January 9, 2007
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Are you are building web sites for mobile devices?  Did you install Visual Studio 2005 SP1 and try to use the new Web Application Projects feature only to find no project templates?  Well th...

Microsoft Releases Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3

Microsoft Certified Professional Magazine Online | Todays Top Picks, September 22, 2009
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Microsoft announced the release to manufacturing of Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3 at the Embedded Systems Conference in Boston on Tuesday....

An Introduction to Developing with Windows Mobile 6

BizTalk ChalkTalk, May 4, 2007
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John put together this nice little 13 min. video that gives you an overview of how to get started developing for Windows Mobile 6. The video covers: What is Windows Mobile 6 Platform Editions Compatab...

Windows Mobile 5 hands on Webcast

Thom Robbins .NET Weblog, July 25, 2006
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Try Our Special Featured Windows Mobile 5.0 Hands-On Webcast The MSDN Webcast and Virtual Labs teams are joining forces and offering a special featured Windows Mobile 5.0 Hands-On Live Meeting webcast...

Build Your Own Windows Mobile RSS Reader

DevX: Latest XML Articles, November 14, 2007
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Phones using the Windows Mobile 6 Standard do not have touch screens, which poses certain challenges when developing applications to run on them. Learn how to develop with these challenges in mind as ...

Windows Mobile Device Center not available

Rick Strahls WebLog, November 30, 2006
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And were back here again: Im running Vista RTM with Office 2007 and my Windows Mobile SmartPhone still doesnt want to sync. Mobile Device Center doesnt appear to be all there whenever I run it I get ...

Web Site vs Web Application Project (WAP) articles, news and updates, March 13, 2009
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In ASP.NET 1.x there was only one way to create a web app—the Web Application Project (WAP). In ASP.NET 2.0 WAP was killed, deliberately or not, and replaced with the lame Web Site “model....

XBox 360

Ablog, November 9, 2005
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XBox 360 is available for preordering today on Amazon at a oh-so-cheap price of $995. If I sell my Gameboy Advance, I can then afford one of its wireless controllers, hmm…....

Call for Speakers -- Mobility Connections Las Vegas

DevConnections Blog, February 10, 2006
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Dear Fellow Speaker, It is my pleasure to announce that DevConnections, the greatest third-party conference for .NET developers, is expanding with the addition of a brand new event this fall: Mobility...

Wandering Code: Write Mobile Agents In .NET To Roam And Interact On Your Network

MSDN Just Published, January 10, 2006
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In artificial intelligence, an agent is a logical entity that has some level of autonomy within its environment or host. A mobile agent has the added capability that it can move between hosts. In this...

WISP Lite in WM6

The Moth, July 18, 2007
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A little known brand new feature in Windows Mobile 6 is the ability to do inking using the same technology as for the Tablet PC (Windows Ink Service Platform). Luis talks about it on the WM blog with ...

Using Crossfire 6.0 and Visual Studio to Build Blackberry Applications

DevX: .NET Feed, July 11, 2006
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AppForge's latest version of Crossfire lets you write mobile apps in .NET languages for numerous devices. While this release adds support for Research In Motion's Blackberry, it currently lacks access...

Sample Application: Fabrikam Fine Furniture

MSDN: ASP.NET, April 21, 2006
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The Fabrikam Fine Furniture reference application is a feature-rich, fully-functional reference application to assist you in building mobile PC and Tablet PC solutions....

Windows Mobile 6: Configuration Steps to Test localhost Web-Services

Federal Developer Weblog, March 12, 2008
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Windows Mobile 6 offers a great developer experience in Visual Studio 2008. The combined features of WM6 SDK + VS2008 provide excellent new ways for testing your applications for reliability and resi...

iPhone vs. iMate

Eli Robillards World of Blog., January 19, 2007
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There's been a bunch of praise and second-guessing around the unreleased Apple iPhone. Then it occured to me that I've had all these features and more in my iMate JASJAR (aka the HTC Universal...

Build a Sudoku Puzzle Game Generator and Solver for PocketPC

DevX: .NET Feed, February 28, 2006
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Not only can you generate your own Sudoku puzzles with this mobile application, but you can solve them, too?even puzzles you enter from newspapers or books....

Free training for Mobile development

The Moth, January 5, 2007
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Want to win 12 hours of free online training for Windows Mobile development from e-learning? Check out Marks blog for details....

Windows Mobile 5 synchronising with Exchange Server 2003 SP2

Jamess Blog, January 22, 2006
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Thanks to my friend Jed I have managed to get my O2 XDA Mini S Pocket PC running Windows Mobile 5 to synch with our office Exchange Server for email.Whilst running an Orange SPV C500 Smart Phone runni...

The Viewport Meta Tag and the iPhone

Code/Tea/Etc., January 3, 2008
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I've been fiddling around with mobile interfaces for both my personal site and for the various sites I work on (,, amongst others) and I noticed the use of <...

Windows Mobile Starter Kits

Thom Robbins .NET Weblog, August 23, 2006
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Some great starter kits by the mobility guys.   Windows Mobile Starter Kits are fully functional sample applications. Each sample is complete and contains its documentation, so you can get start...

Take Your Apps Far and Wide with a GPS Tracking System

DevX: .NET Feed, October 30, 2006
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You already know that GPS is used extensively in a wide variety of mobile devices in order to track delivery and service vehicles?or any other mobile fleet. This kind of application is not as difficul...

Shared Source Microsoft Device Emulator 1.0 Release

Thom Robbins .NET Weblog, July 18, 2006
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Available for download from here   Source Code for Microsoft Device Emulator 1.0 The Shared Source Device Emulator is a compressed archive of the source code to the Device Emulator V1.0, build ab...

Mobile Passport LogIn is Evil

Softwaremaker, March 24, 2006
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Have anyone of you signed in to Mobile Passport on your PPC ? Theabove screenshot is what I see on mine. Some people would argue that so itis tomake it easier to get right typin...

NET helpmsg

John R. Durants WebLog, June 14, 2007
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I am running Windows Vista (liking it more every day), and a Windows Update failed. I received this error message, and I did not know what it meant. Here's a little trick to use that will give you the...

Want to help Beta Test?

Thom Robbins .NET Weblog, July 19, 2006
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Via Boston Pocket PC The BHighlyMobile Group, L.L.C., a New Hampshire-based company focused o­n Microsoft mobility solutions, is now actively seeking beta testers for its next Windows Mobile produ...

New Windows Mobile Hands-On Labs

Thom Robbins .NET Weblog, July 26, 2006
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If you learn by doing, these step-by-step hands-on labs are great ways to learn about Windows Mobile, Visual Studio, .NET Compact Framework, and SQL Mobile. Each lab includes sample code and a step-b...