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by Eric J. Smith, Shannon Davidson
Easily detach entities when using LINQ to SQL
by gggustafson
This article discusses two lessons learned during the development of a mobile application.
by EFEaglehouse
Windows CE/Mobile printing client for LPR, LPRng, and Socket API.
by Azim Zahir
This article describes how we can develop pocket PC applications using Pelles C IDE.

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by B. Clay Shannon
Simple way to warm boot a Windows CE device
by Sachin Bansal - Lead Engineer
Securing a WCF service using SSL certificates and consuming it over Windows Mobile 6 (.NET Compact Framework).
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web-service communication with windows mobile using SOAP
by Praveen Maniyath
A SOAP WebService communication sample.

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12 Jul 2009
Eric J. Smith, Shannon Davidson
Easily detach entities when using LINQ to SQL
13 Aug 2012
This article discusses two lessons learned during the development of a mobile application.
15 Dec 2010
Windows CE/Mobile printing client for LPR, LPRng, and Socket API.
31 Mar 2013
Azim Zahir
This article describes how we can develop pocket PC applications using Pelles C IDE.
30 Nov 2011
Generate Front end screens and database on a Windows Mobile 5 for data collection
23 Jun 2009
A Duckworth Lewis calculator for Windows Moblie and .NET 3.5.
6 May 2012
Add your local inside windows local to be supported for unicode
18 May 2012
Server Application to remote your mobile device through wireless/wire connection not based on RAPI
7 Sep 2011
Frédéric Pailloux
Nice 7/16/Matric Segment LCD Control derived from CStatic and using GDI+ library
29 May 2009
Gynoid is a wrapper around mobile phone APIs (WinCE, symbian, iPhone)
21 Sep 2009
Apriorit Inc, Oleksandr Dodatko
This article describes the process of initial configuration and basic work with Palm Web OS on the lower level than it's described in Palm SDK docs.
29 Jan 2010
Detailed comparison between Windows Mobile Marketplace, Apple's iPhone AppStore and Android Market from developer point of view.
20 Jan 2009
Joel Ivory Johnson
Wrapper and sample programs demonstrating the use of the Skyhook Wireless XPS SDK (hybrid position system using GPS, WiFi Positioning, and Celltower positioning)
14 Oct 2008
Jaime Olivares
A useful control that mimics most of the PropertyGrid functionality in the .NET Compact Framework.
10 Feb 2009
A step by step tutorial for getting GPS from any SmartPhone, even without GPS built in, and then making location useful.
22 Mar 2009
Joel Ivory Johnson
Collection of information on interacting with the power manager to take advantage of or disable power saving features in Windows Mobile devices.
6 Jan 2009
Dr. William J. Blanke
This article presents VirtualMemory.exe, a memory monitor application that visualizes Windows Mobile's virtual memory model graphically, and thus allows common memory issues, such as the infamous DLL Crunch, ordinary leaks, and a full device.exe, to be identified quickly and easily.
9 Nov 2011
Pawel idzikowski
How to serialize to XML, any generic, derived, or other complex type, which XMLSerializer cannot serialize
8 Jan 2009
A DynDNS updater for the Compact Framework.
27 Sep 2009
Ernest Laurentin
Complete Client/Server Socket Communication class with threadpool implementation. Easy to use and integrate into C++ application. Linux/UNIX port available.
31 Jul 2008
Joel Ivory Johnson
An article discussing the various methods that you can use to automatically start an application on Windows Mobile, either by schedule or in reaction to a system event.
29 Jul 2009
Joel Ivory Johnson
Recreated an old game as a simple demonstration of DirectDraw.
31 Jul 2009
Dmitry Klionsky
Bluetooth for Microsoft Device Emulator enables Bluetooth communication from and to the emulator.
5 Jul 2010
Amit Kumar Tiwari
This code sends automatic SMS to birthday boys/girls :) from phone
4 Dec 2008
Joel Ivory Johnson
Program for displaying CallerID information on computer and muting computer sounds while on phone.
14 Aug 2011
Pawel idzikowski
Is it better to serialize types without default constructor with Custom Serializer or a Substitute Pattern? Example of serialization of FontFamily into isolated storage in WP7.
30 May 2009
Frank T. van de Ven
Terminate a process, or check if it is running, using the full file path. It also enumerates processes returning the full path to the running EXE file.
8 Jan 2009
Joel Ivory Johnson
A guide to get a Windows Mobile Professional dev environment up and running for those who cannot acquire Visual Studio.
23 Jan 2012
An article on simple but frequently used utility functions.
22 Mar 2010
Joel Ivory Johnson
My experience with the Windows Marketplace for Mobile for 6.x devices and the certification process.
10 Sep 2009
How to use asynchronous calls to SQL to receive progress information
12 Jan 2009
Thomas Gerber
A password safe with a touch screen UI introducing Fluid Controls.
29 Sep 2008
A plunge into creating a fast, full text index, with advanced searching capabilites.
21 Apr 2009
How to use GDI+ on Windows Mobile.
2 Jan 2009
We'll build a call management application for Windows Mobile 5.x/6.x which can programatically ignore, send to voicemail, or SMS-respond to unwanted calls.
23 Nov 2011
How to use the Text to Speech API in Windows Phone 7
6 Oct 2010
Pawel idzikowski
How to serialize binary data to IsolatedStorage in a Silverlight client when there is no BinaryFormatter in Silverlight? Why not with sharpSerializer? - An open source XML and binary serializer for .NET and Silverlight
15 Nov 2008
Joel Ivory Johnson
Wrapper demonstrating the use of native message queues within managed code.
4 Jun 2009
Ziad Elmalki
Using Managed DirectDraw with Windows Mobile.
18 Jul 2008
Sam Rahimi
Keeps the GPS active in Windows Mobile, allowing for instant, accurate location determination. Also a tutorial on how to access GPS data with almost no code.
16 Dec 2008
Simon Hart
Ever wanted to create a standard look and feel property header type control as seen in many Microsoft applications on Windows Mobile? Well, here is the code to do it.
24 Mar 2010
Amir Krifa
A C# wrapper for nearby Bluetooth devices discovery under Windows Mobile that uses a C++ DLL built based on the Winsock 2 API.
14 Jun 2009
Artem S. Dmitriev
This article will show you how to create a proxy client to the WCF web service from PDA device.
15 Feb 2009
S. Senthil Kumar
A Windows Mobile app for location tracking in a route without GPS and internet.
4 Nov 2010
Sergey Timoschuk, Apriorit Inc
In this article, I would like to tell you how to read the SMS, MMS, and Emails data from your Windows Mobile device. Also I’ll describe some differences between reading message body in Windows Mobile 5 and Windows Mobile 6 devices.
16 Jan 2009
Malcolm Swaine
How to manually validate an ASP.NET Roles and Membership password using SHA1.
17 Feb 2009
Personal Pocket Health Record (PPHR) application helps to store and track a user's personal details and visits information on Windows powered pocket PC.
17 May 2010
Paul Heil
Using the RAPI2 interface safely and effectively.
25 Sep 2013
Sachin Bansal - Lead Engineer
Securing a WCF service using SSL certificates and consuming it over Windows Mobile 6 (.NET Compact Framework).
5 Jul 2011
How fast is C++ compared to C#? Let's compare code ported directly between the two languages.
15 Aug 2007
Joel Ivory Johnson
Use a Windows Mobile Professional phone with a GPS receiver to create a simple SMS based location tracking program.
29 Dec 2008
Perry Bruins
Track your geographical position using a Windows Mobile 6 device and some Google Map programming.
21 Nov 2008
Mobile TouchPad lets you control your PC through your touch pad phones. You can easily connect to your desktop without configuration.
2 Aug 2008
Don Kackman
A simple, fully functional flashlight to help you see in the dark.
19 Apr 2011
Paula Scholz
Using pure Win32, WinInet, and STL Vectors, we open an Internet connection, download, and display a Google map on a Windows Mobile phone.
12 Jul 2009
How to make your customized UI using transparent components?
19 Nov 2008
Dr. William J. Blanke
This article shows how to abstract some of the most common issues a developer will encounter when creating a native code application that must be logo certified for each platform.
24 Sep 2008
Naynesh Shah
This article explains how we can bypass the Connection Planner and establish a connection using the Connection Manager APIs on Windows Mobile devices.
30 May 2009
A collection of pre-filled Country, Region, and City comboboxes for the .NET Compact Framework.
9 Oct 2009
This article explains how to create transparent controls in .NET Compact Framework
17 Dec 2008
Giannakakis Kostas
PlanetFinder application for Windows Mobile Smartphones
7 Dec 2008
Send messages, commands, tasks etc., to all employees from a central administration point.
20 Dec 2009
Philipos Sakellaropoulos
An application for Windows Mobile with GPS to keep track of your runs. Saves tracks in GPX format.
3 Nov 2008
Joel Ivory Johnson
An article introducting the native synchronization objects suppied by Windows Mobile and explanation of how to use them.
18 Jan 2009
An article on easily finding the paths of commonly used user specific directories.
15 Oct 2008
Leave traditional scrollbars for picture viewing on small screens.
12 May 2012
WINDOWS CE API HOOKING and Replace Function inside GWES.exe on all models since pocket PC 2003 until Windows mobile 6.5
9 Jun 2009
A comprehensive guide to development of .NET 2.0 Smart Clients with SQL Server CE Database
8 Apr 2010
An application that starts your music app when you plug in the headphones and stops it when you unplug it!
13 Jun 2012
An article about methods to recursively list all files in a given directory.
5 Jul 2008
A gradient button for Windows Mobile and the .NET Compact Framework.
2 Sep 2008
The article points out several key differences between desktop and mobile application development. The differences are compared on an example of standard Visual Studio DataGrid and Resco SmartGrid for .NET CF.
13 Jan 2010
Alejandro Barrada
How to use an XML file to read and write aplication settings in a Window Mobile development
18 Feb 2010
A custom VScrollbar to make DataGrid finger flickable.
16 Mar 2011
Enable access from mobile phone emulator to Visual Studio WebDev.WebServer listening on localhost
2 Jul 2008
How to solve input panel overlapping problem
5 Oct 2008
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