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.NET Compact Framework Samples

.NET Framework 3.5

The .NET Compact Framework samples in the Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) demonstrate various aspects of the .NET Compact Framework. The samples are grouped so that you can easily locate the samples that you need. Each sample topic contains a user interface to view source files and to download the sample into a folder that you specify.


Late-breaking samples do not have topics or download links. These samples are installed in the \Program Files\Microsoft.NET\SDK\v2.0\LateBreaking folder. See the ReadMe.txt file in the sample folders for a description and instructions on how to build and run these samples.

.NET Compact Framework Application Samples

Provides a snapshot of complete .NET Compact Framework applications. Some samples include information on a variety of related technologies.

.NET Compact Framework Technology Samples

Demonstrates the implementation of a single development task or technology. Technology samples are designed to be brief and to the point.

Windows Communication Foundation Samples

Includes samples that demonstrate various aspects of Windows Communication Foundation (WCF).