Component Services (COM and DCOM)

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Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3


The Component Object Model (COM) is a platform-independent, object-oriented system for creating binary software components that can interact with other COM-based components.


For information about differences between the COM implementation available for Windows Mobile powered devices and that available for Windows Embedded CE devices, see COM and DCOM in Windows Mobile Devices.

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