Archive for March, 2007

Vista VS 2005 SP1 Update released.

March 8, 2007

Doc says:

Installation requirements

You must have a licensed copy of one or more supported Visual Studio 2005 products installed.

You must have Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1 (SP1) installed.

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Some discussion at:

http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/features/2007/mar07/03-06VisualStudio.mspx

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One thing that is recommended with VS2005 in Vista is to run as admin.

I see nothing in this release that addresses taht issue.
Will post a comment if anything comes up; or feel free to post a comment if you know anything about that.

Cheers

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PS I installed it without any issues

Windows Mobile 6 SDK Released

March 2, 2007
As I understand it this uses the Device Emulator V2, same as in CE 6
There will be an update of this SDK for MEDC in May.
 
 
There are 2 versions, each will a number of options:
The following emulator images are included in the SDKs.
Differentiation seems to be touchscreen/ no touchscreen
This replaces smartphone PPC etc terminology.
 
(There is actually 3 models in 2 SDKs
 – Standard: Replaces Smartphone, in Standard
 – Classic: Replaces PPC in Professional
– Professional: Replaces PPC Phone in Professional )
  • Windows Mobile 6 Standard SDK (No Touchscreen)
    • Windows Mobile 6 Standard (172×220 pixels – 96 dpi)
    • Windows Mobile 6 Standard Landscape QVGA (240×320 pixels – 131 dpi)
    • Windows Mobile 6 Standard QVGA (320×240 pixels – 131 dpi)
  • Windows Mobile 6 Professional SDK   (Touchscreen)
    • Windows Mobile 6 Classic (240×320 pixels – 96 dpi)
    • Windows Mobile 6 Professional (240×320 pixels – 96 dpi)
    • Windows Mobile 6 Professional Square (240×240 pixels – 96 dpi)
    • Windows Mobile 6 Professional Square QVGA (320×320 pixels – 128 dpi)
    • Windows Mobile 6 Professional Square VGA (480×480 pixels – 192 dpi)
    • Windows Mobile 6 Professional VGA (480×640 pixels – 192 dpi)

I’ll give it a try and post some comments.

Cheers