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FileDeployer Class

Visual Studio 2008

Used to transfer files between the smart device and the desktop computer.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SmartDevice.Connectivity
Assembly:  Microsoft.SmartDevice.Connectivity (in Microsoft.SmartDevice.Connectivity.dll)

public class FileDeployer

This class does not have any constructors. To get an instance, use Device.GetFileDeployer.

using System;
using System.Collections.ObjectModel;
using Microsoft.SmartDevice.Connectivity;
using System.Windows.Forms;


class source
{
    static void Main(string[] args)
    {

        // Get the datastore object
        DatastoreManager dsmgr = new DatastoreManager(1033);

        // Get the platform object
        Platform platform = GetPlatformByName("Windows Mobile 5.0 Pocket PC SDK", dsmgr);

        try
        {
            // Get the default device in the platform, usually an emulator.
            Device device  = platform.GetDevice(platform.GetDefaultDeviceId());

            device.Connect();

            if (device.IsConnected())
            {
                FileDeployer fd = device.GetFileDeployer();

                // Deploy .NET Compact Framework 2.0 using the ID of its add-on package. 
                // Add-on packages are located in \ProgramData\Microsoft\Corecon\1.0\addons
                fd.DownloadPackage(new ObjectId(
                    new Guid("ABD785F0-CDA7-41c5-8375-2451A7CBFF26")));


                RemoteProcess cgautil = device.GetRemoteProcess();

                // Display the version of .NET CF on the device before installation.
                cgautil.Start(@"\windows\cgacutil.exe", "");

                // Run the cab installer with no UI prompt
                RemoteProcess installer = device.GetRemoteProcess();
                installer.Start("wceload.exe", @"/noui \windows\netcfv2.wm.armv4i.cab");
                while (installer.HasExited() != true)
                {
                    System.Threading.Thread.Sleep(1000);
                }

                // Display the version of .NET CF on the device after installation. 
                if (!cgautil.HasExited()) cgautil.Kill();
                cgautil.Start(@"\windows\cgacutil.exe", "");

            }

        }

        catch (System.Exception e)
        {
            Console.WriteLine(e.Message);
            Console.ReadLine();
        }
    }


    // ReturnS a platform if the supplied name can be found in the datastore. 
    // Returns null pointer if platform cannot be found 
    private static Platform GetPlatformByName(string p, DatastoreManager dsmgr)
    {
        // Get all platforms in the datastore.
        Collection<Platform> platforms = dsmgr.GetPlatforms();

        // Find the platform whose name matches the parameter. 
        foreach (Platform platform in platforms)
        {
            if (platform.Name == p) return platform;
        }
        return null;

    }
}

System.Object
  Microsoft.SmartDevice.Connectivity.FileDeployer

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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