Platform Builder IDE (Windows Embedded CE 6.0)


When Windows Embedded CE 6.0 is installed, the settings for the Visual Studio integrated development environment (IDE) are optimized for Windows Embedded CE development. This enables you to use the IDE tools to build, test, and refine an OS design and its associated subprojects.

The following table shows IDE functionality and corresponding links to topics describing how to use IDE tools.

Platform Builder User Interface

Describes the Visual Studio development environment as customized for Platform Builder.

This includes the IDE menus, views, and context-sensitive Help.

Build System

Describes the build system and lists the phases that the build system progresses through during the build process.

Source Code Control

Describes how to set up a source code control system for Windows Embedded CE 6.0. This is ideal for development in team environments.

Remote Tools

Lists the tools you can use to remotely perform a variety of programming tasks.

Command-Line Tools Migration

Describes the command-line tools you can use.

Terminology in Windows Embedded CE

Provides definitions for terms that are new and widely used in Windows Embedded CE 6.0.

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