In the full desktop framework all Controls and Forms expose the Handle property which represents the native window handle of the control – this can be passed to API functions. In the Compact Framework this property is not implemented. In the Smart Device Framework we have created the OpenNETCF.Windows.Forms.IWin32Window interface which matches the equivalent interface on… Continue reading A consistent way to get native window handles (HWND)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=5BB36F3E-5B3D-419A-9610-2FE53815AE3B&displaylang=en This latest service pack solves a number of issues encountered when working with multiple CE.NET 4.x versions 4.0, 4.1 etc. the full details are available on Amit’s weblog.
To co-incide with our latest source-code release of the Smart Device Framework, we’ve implemented an online source browser which you can use to view our complete portfolio of code. One of the features of this is the ability to search for keywords in the code. A good example of why you might want to do… Continue reading Browse and search Source Code
To give an overview of the various namespaces, classes, structures and interfaces which make up the OpenNETCF Smart Device Framework, I have created a poster – which you can now download in PDF format and print out as big as you want from the link below:- OpenNETCF Posters I’ll also be uploading shortly a further refresh to… Continue reading Smart Device Framework poster
The OpenNETCF Survey As we are approaching our first anniversary (and so is the .NET Compact Framework itself which was officially announced last March) we are interested to understand what you think of the code, articles etc we have created so far and what you would like to see from us in the future. We… Continue reading So what do you think of OpenNETCF?
Kevin Lisota has just posted about his excitement for the upcoming MDC in San Francisco. It’s shaping up to be a really interesting event and of course OpenNETCF will be providing an exciting session:- “CLI345 – Developing Real-world Smart Device Applications with Visual Studio .NET 2003, .NET Compact Framework and OpenNETCF SmartDevice Framework The .NET… Continue reading Microsoft Mobile Dev Con just over a month away