Hello (Telephone)

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This code sample is named HelloTAPI. It demonstrates how to write a simple TAPI phone-dialing application.

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To run the code sample

  1. Navigate to the solution file (*.sln), and double-click it. By default, the solution files are copied to the following folders:

    C:\Program Files\Windows CE Tools\wce500\Windows Mobile 5.0 Pocket PC SDK\Samples\CPP\Win32\Cellcore\Tapi\HelloTAPI\HelloTAPI.sln

    C:\Program Files\Windows CE Tools\wce500\Windows Mobile 5.0 Smartphone SDK\Samples\CPP\Win32\Cellcore\Tapi\HelloTAPI\HelloTAPI.sln

    Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 launches and loads the solution.

  2. Build the solution (Ctrl+Shift+B).
  3. Deploy the solution (F5).

To use the application

  • A dialog box is presented allowing you to key-in a phone number which is then dialed using the TAPI function tapiRequestMakeCall.


The mobile device or emulator has phone capabilities.


Pocket PC SDK: Windows Mobile 5.0 Pocket PC SDK.
Smartphone SDK: Windows Mobile 5.0 Smartphone SDK.
Development Environment: Visual Studio 2005.
ActiveSync: Version 4.0.

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