This is a page on How-To's on Windows CE, I've started off with how to connect to the internet and how to configure E-Mail, lots of screen shots so please be patient.
If Anybody has any ideas on what topics to cover on these how-to's then please let me know. Craig
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Click on Start, Programs, Depending on which unit you have it may take a second or three to appear.
|Double Tapping on t Communications Icon will Bring up another screen|
|Double tap on Make New Connection|
|Enter an Appropriate Name for the connection|
|Clicking Next will bring up the Select a modem connection, It is a good idea to have already plugged in your hardware, so that Windows CE will hopefully know all about it, I'm using a Dynalink 14.4 pcmcia modem here, which has a rockwell chipset.|
|I set use terminal window after dialing, this is just a personal preference, I like to logon manually and not have it remember my settings.|
|Call Options, I left these alone and they seem to work fine.|
|TCP/IP Settings, Well I had to key in my DNS Server Details here, the log on to network option I left this unchecked (again a personal preference), I like to be able to see what's going on.|
|Tapping o.k. should take you back here to the program group|
|A Note, If you try and access a Remote
Networking Connection to the Internet whilst connected to
your PC you will see the Following:
IF Anybody's know a way around this then please let me know!
|O.K. Double Tapping on the Connection you just made
should dial your Internet Service Provider and you should
be logged in. (Or given a login prompt)
If In doubt once your modem has dialled then hit return a couple of times and hopefully you will hava login: prompt.
|The Next step is to hide the connected box, and
Launch Pocket Internet Explorer.
The Windows CE Greeting Page
|A Bit of Glorious Self Gratification, My Web Page
|O.K. That should be it, you should be on the Internet, with your Windows CE Device.|
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