Windows Mobile 6.5
Windows Mobile SupportedWindows Embedded CE Not Supported

This code sample is named Crossword. It demonstrates how to build system metric awareness into an application. Crossword can detect screen resolution and orientation.

This solution consists of three projects.


The basic application, which is a crossword game.


The HiDPI-aware version of BaseSample.


The Landscape/Portrait-aware version of BaseSample.

To run the code sample
  1. Navigate to one of the solution files (*.sln), and double-click it. By default, the solution files are copied to the following folders:

    C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6 SDK\Samples\PocketPC\CPP\win32\Crossword\BaseSample\BaseSample.sln

    C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6 SDK\Samples\PocketPC\CPP\win32\Crossword\Landscapeaware\LandscapeAware.sln

    C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6 SDK\Samples\PocketPC\CPP\win32\Crossword\Hidpiaware\HidpiAware.sln

    Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 launches and loads the solution.

  2. Build the solution (Ctrl+Shift+B).

  3. Deploy the solution (F5).

Pocket PC SDK: Windows Mobile 6 Professional SDK 

Development Environment: Visual Studio 2005.

ActiveSync: Version 4.5.

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