Resolve Host

Windows Mobile SupportedWindows Embedded CE Not Supported


This code sample is named Resolve. It demonstrates how to resolve a host name (for example, into an IP address, or an IP address into a host name.

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\resolve

    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. Enter a host name or an IP address into the upper edit control.

  2. Tap either "IP to Host" or "Host to IP".

    The result display in the lower edit control.


This sample operates in the emulator or on a mobile device.

Accessing Internet addresses might require that you enter your proxy information in Connection Manager.

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

Winsock Reference
Winsock Functions