Choosing Miscellaneous CEPC Hardware (Windows CE 5.0)

Windows CE 5.0
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Depending on the operating system (OS) features you want to evaluate, you may need to add hardware to or remove hardware from your CEPC. For current Windows CE hardware list, see this Microsoft Web Site.

To choose miscellaneous CEPC hardware

  • Using the examples in the following table as a guide, choose additional hardware for your CEPC.

    The following table shows examples of some additional hardware you can use with your CEPC. Not all of the hardware listed in the table is required, nor is the table an exhaustive list. Choose appropriate hardware based on the OS features you want to evaluate on your CEPC.

    ComponentSupportedDescription
    Audio cardCreative Labs Sound Blaster 16 PCI**Required for audio-based features.
    CaseEnlight**

    Supercase**

    Jumbo**

    Mini ATX Mid Tower Case**

    Recommended.
    Debug Ethernet cardLinksys LNEPCI2T**

    Model LNE 2000**

    Any PCI NE2000 compatible NIC

    Required for debug Ethernet capability.
    Floppy disk drive3.5-inch 1.44 MB floppy diskRequired for the boot floppy disk.
    IDE CD drive

    IDE DVD-ROM drive

    Hitachi**

    Matshita**

    Toshiba**

    Optional.
    IDE hard disk driveIBM**

    Maxtor**

    Western Digital**

    Required for persistent storage.
    Infrared controllerExtended Systems XTNDAccess IrDA PC Adapter**Required for infrared-based features.
    MemoryPC100 or PC133 3.3 VTypically 32 MB.

    Required for storage of run-time image.

    MicroprocessorP5**

    PII**

    PIII**

    Pentium 4**

    Celeron**

    K6x**

    K7**

    Athlon**

    Duron**

    Required.
    MotherboardAny newer x86 modelRequired.
    PC Card controllerEnvoy Data PC Card Host Controller SBP-D2**

    TI-1250/1225**

    Intel 82365-based controller**

    ActionTec PC750**

    Required PC Card-based features.
    Power supply250W or 300W for Pentium 4 and Athlon or Duron processors**Required.
    Product Ethernet cardLinksys LNEPCI2T**

    Model LNE 2000**

    Any PCI NE2000 compatible NIC

    Required for product Ethernet.
    USB Host ControllerOnboard OHCI or UHCI controller**

    ADS Tech USB Port PCI OHCI**

    Required USB-based features.

    **The non-Microsoft software and hardware referenced in these documents are included for illustrative purposes only. Illustrations that use such third-party software and hardware as examples are not intended to be an endorsement or recommendation of any of these products. We provide this information only as a convenience for our customers for purposes of explaining a practical application and do not provide warranties of any kind, whether express, implied, or statutory, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose.

See Also

How to Set Up a CEPC | How to Configure Hard Disk Drives on a CEPC


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