Get Device Information

Windows Mobile SupportedWindows Embedded CE Not Supported


This code sample is named DeviceInfo. It is a Win32 Desktop component that demonstrates the use of Remote API (RAPI) interfaces. It retrieves information about the mobile device connected through ActiveSync. Once the information is collected, it is printed on the console window.

Feature Area

Relevant APIs


To run the code sample

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

    C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6 SDK\Samples\Common\CPP\Win32\Rapi\DeviceInfo

    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

  • With the mobile device connected, execute "DeviceInfo.exe" from a command line.

Development Environments

SDK: Windows Mobile 6 Professional SDK and Windows Mobile 6 Standard SDK

Development Environment: Visual Studio 2005.

ActiveSync: VersionĀ 4.5.

See Also


Code Samples for Windows Mobile