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Currency Converter

Windows Mobile 6.5

This code sample is named Currency. It demonstrates how to port an application written for Windows Mobile Professional or Windows Mobile Classic , to Windows Mobile Standard.

The User Interface of the Windows Mobile Standard version is not polished. You must refine it to improve usability.

To run the code sample
  1. Navigate to the solution file (*.sln), and double-click it. By default, the solution file is copied to the following folder:

    C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6.5.3 DTK\Samples\Smartphone\cpp\Win32\Currency

    Microsoft Visual Studio launches and loads the solution.

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

  3. Deploy the solution (F5).


Project workspace for devices running Windows Mobile Professional or Windows Mobile Classic.


Workspace that shares the application engine and helpers but has different user interfaces for each platform.


User interface for devices running Windows Mobile Professional or Windows Mobile Classic.


User interface for devices running Windows Mobile Standard.


Contains a batch file which shows the main changes needed to get the application working on Windows Mobile Standard.

SDK: Windows Mobile Professional SDK or Windows Mobile Standard SDK 

Development Environment: Visual Studio 2005 or 2008.

ActiveSync: Version 4.5.

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