New Message Class

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This code sample is named TV_Inbox. It demonstrates how to implement a new message class appropriate for SMS notifications from a Digital Video Recorder (DVR).

Feature Area

Relevant APIs


To run the code sample

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

    C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6 SDK\Samples\PocketPC\CPP\win32\TV_Inbox

    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

  1. Build the project and register the DLL.

  2. Restart the messaging application.

  3. Receive an SMS message that begins with the prefix string "{TV}".

    Note the unique message class behavior in Inbox's list-view and form.


Message Class is assigned to SMS messages with a "{TV}" prefix via an SMS interception rule.

Development Environments

Pocket PC SDK: Windows Mobile 6 Professional SDK 

Development Environment: Visual Studio 2005.

ActiveSync: Version 4.5.

See Also


Code Samples for Windows Mobile

Other Resources

Registering Customized Messaging Forms