Component Services (COM and DCOM)

Windows Mobile 6.5
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The Component Object Model (COM) is a platform-independent, object-oriented system for creating binary software components that can interact with other COM-based components.

For information about differences between the COM implementation available for Windows Mobile powered devices and that available for Windows Embedded CE devices, see COM and DCOM in Windows Mobile Devices.

COM and DCOM Application Development

Explains how to write code that uses COM.

COM and DCOM Security

Provides security best practice information relevant to COM.

COM and DCOM Reference

Provides reference information for the API provided by COM.

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