MS ActiveSync Service Providers give you almost unlimited control over the data synchronization process between a mobile device and a desktop computer. Get updated on how to implement your own ASP to empower your applications.
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After you have learned relatively simple but powerful functionality MS ActiveSync exposes to application programmers, it is time to move on and study more complex solutions thtat give you additional control over data synchronization.
The new State and Notification Broker API provides the Windows Mobile 5.0 environment with a built-in notification broker structure. Learn to use this API to implement code that monitors and responds to changes in client system states.
MS ActiveSync has many great features you can utilize in your applications. This article will guide you through an implementation of custom File Filters to make possible file conversions to pass the data back and forth between the PDA and desktop computer.
Have you ever experienced an adventure of data synchronization between your PDA and PC? For many applications, it might be more than a "nice-to-have" feature. Learn which way is more suitable for your requirements in case you really need it.
There are many various components that can be used with Pocket Outlook. Why not create your own? Learn how simple and powerful it is. Discover new ways your application can be used.
With the help of POOM (Pocket Outlook Object Model), you can implement sophisticated and customized mobile applications with rich functionality.
Get a "head start" on preparing your mobile application to function properly with Windows Mobile 5.0 and the Compact Framework 2.0. Discover the new features and functionalities available to Pocket PC and Smartphone applications and explore changes that could affect performance and usability.
Effectively manage various communications task by using the extended functions within TAPI (Windows CE's Telephone API).
Take advantage of the power behind TAPI (Windows CE Telephone API) devices... translating a phone number, making a call, and sending/receiving data over opened lines.
Explore the wide world of TAPI programming... telephonic hardware, intertnal modem, and GSM, to name a few. TAPI provides a powerful mechanism for operating on those devices and hides all low-level details from the application developer.
You will be creating an HTML viewer control on a CE device. Once animated, this control allows you to pass any data that is capable of being rendered using HTML tags from the desktop device to the CE device. The power and elegance of this approach can hardly be overstated.
Have you ever used Control Panel? Definitely yes. Now, learn to create your own Control Panel applets to serve your needs.
Create a DLL to contain your own remotely invoked function. The key to this job is creating the correct header file.