Windows Mobile

SureMDM gets two-way mail messaging

Messaging functionality of SureMDM has got an major enhancement that users have been asking for. Earlier the admin could use the web-console to send one-way messges to the mobile users. With the latest improvement, your mobile worker can compose new messages or reply to mesages from the IT administrator or from their manager. Web-console now…

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Getting rid of flickering in .NET CF forms with custom drawn controls

.NET Compact Framework doesnt provide builtin double buffering for forms. In case you have multiple custom drawn user controls on a form, loading will mostly show flickr. Overriding OnPaint and drawing the form and its child controls to an offscreen bitmap before putting it out to actual display is expected to solve this. But, once…

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Best approach to deploying a Mobile Device Management system

The company leadership has identified the need for a system to effectively manage mobile devices in your organization. As the best IT guy around here you have been given the mandate to roll-out the system. You obviously will start looking for solutions in the market that can solve the problem for you. But there are…

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How to Remote Wipe your Windows Mobile devices?

Device security is one of the prime concerns why companies deploy mobile device management solutions such as SureMDM. An important requirement is the capability to remotely wipe the critical business data (hopefully all data) residing on the device incase of loss or theft. Remote Wipe is also known as Remote Kill. 42Gears mobile device management…

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6 advantages of using a cloud-based Mobile Device Management solution

Traditionally mobile device management has been done using On-Premise solutions. Recently there has been a shift in how companies especially small and medium sized ones have started managing their fleet of mobile devices and their mobile workers. Modern way to approach this problem is to use cloud-based mobile device management solutions (e.g. SureMDM). Following are…

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Run scripts remotely on mobile devices [New SureMDM Feature]

We have added a powerful scripting support in SureMDM. You can write scripts to Run, activate, hide, close, kill programs, delete files. Many people use scripts to define pre and post install instructions such as deleting files after installing CAB files. Examples: (There is no relation among the following commands) Copy( “My documentstest.txt”, “Storagetext.txt” )…

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SureMDM Remote Help-desk Solution

SureMDM On-demand has extensive support for providing help-desk support to end-user mobile devices. Features include: 1. View device screen when the device is away in the field. 2. Use keyboard and mouse to interact with the device 3. File explorer to add, remove, delete and launch files and applications 4. Process Viewer to view running…

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SureCop: Anti-theft for Windows Mobile just got better

Latest version of SureCop, our Anti-theft solution has been released with an important improvement. It now has better support for handling various phone number formats. If the phone is not responding to SMS commands from partner phones even if the correct password is specified, you should try out the latest version. Download is available from…

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Windows Mobile 6.1 Kiosk Mode

If you want to convert a Windows Mobile 6.1 handheld into kiosk mode, you can try out SureLock Studio. You can download and evaluate the fully functional version for 30 days. With SureLock, you can easily lock down Windows Mobile devices into kiosk mode. This ensures the users can only use certain applications and features…

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Garbage Collection in Windows Mobile and Low memory conditions

Garbage collector is a piece of code responsible for allocating and freeing unreferenced objects in a managed application. Garbage collection operation is invoked whenever: the application calls GC.Collect() method CLR cannot allocate memory for an object the application loses focus and goes to the background the system sends WM_HIBERNATE message to the managed application If…

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