Utilizing Windows Mobile-specific Controls


To aid the development of applications for Windows Mobile devices, both the Windows Mobile Professional SDK and the Windows Mobile Standard SDK include support for custom controls that are specially designed for use on mobile devices. Controls are available for both native and managed code development: those listed below are for native development. For managed control classes, please refer to the .NET Compact Framework Reference documentation.


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  • CapEdit Controls Reference
    The CapEdit control is an edit box that capitalizes the first letter of the first or every word entered. It is ideal for entering names into your application.
  • Creating Date and Time Picker Controls
    The date and time picker is a control that displays information about dates and times, and provides the user with an easy way to modify this information.
  • Wiki
    The Windows Mobile Developer Wiki, Windows Mobile Controls page.

See Also


Programming Techniques for Windows Mobile

Other Resources

Welcome to Windows Mobile 6.5 Documentation
Code Samples for Windows Mobile