Configuring and Using the Device Emulator
The Device Emulator is designed to be highly configurable. Steps for completing some of the more common tasks appear in the following topics.
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How to: Change Property Settings
Illustrates how to display the Emulator Properties dialog box.
How to: Restore an Emulator OS Image
Describes how to restore an emulator operating system image.
How to: Generate Saved-State Files
Demonstrates how to use the Imagegen tool to generate saved-state filed for the Device Emulator.
How to: Start the Device Emulator
Describes various ways to start the Device Emulator.
How to: Start the Device Emulator Manager
Describes various ways to start the Device Emulator Manager.
How to: Download a Run-Time Image to the Emulator
Illustrates how to download a run-time image to the Device Emulator.
How to: Target a KITL-Enabled Run-Time Image from Visual Studio
Explains how to associate a device image with an installed SDK.
How to: Simulate a Warm or Cold Boot
Demonstrates how to simulate a warm restart and a cold restart.
How to: Attach Platform Builder to a Running Emulator
Illustrates how to attach to a running emulator.
How to: Shut Down the Device Emulator
Explains how to shut down the Device Emulator from the emulator window or the Device Emulator Manager.
How to: Configure Remote Tool Communication
Demonstrates how to configure a remote tool for Device Emulator connectivity.
How to: Change Ethernet Settings
Illustrates various ways to change Ethernet settings.
How to: Map a Directory to the Device Emulator
Demonstrates how to map a directory to the Device Emulator.
How to: Remove a Mapped Directory from the Device Emulator
Explains how to remove a mapped directory from the Device Emulator.
How to: Emulate a Storage Card Using Folder Sharing
Illustrates how to activate and stop folder sharing.
How to: Move Files to and from the Device Emulator
Demonstrates how to use a shared folder to move files to or from the emulator.
How to: Cradle and Uncradle the Device Emulator
Explains how to cradle and uncradle the Device Emulator.
How to: Resize RAM in the Device Emulator
Demonstrates various ways to resize RAM.
How to: Specify a Shared Folder
Demonstrates how to specify a shared folder.
How to: Specify a Host Key
Explains how to specify a host key.
How to: Specify a Skin File
Demonstrates how to specify a skin file.
How to: Change Skin Orientation
Illustrates how to change the orientation of the skin.
How to: Enable Host-Only Networking
Explains how to enable host-only networking.
How to: Map Serial Ports
Demonstrates how to map serial ports.
How to: Enable Tooltips
Explains how to enable tooltips.
How to: Customize an Emulator Skin
Demonstrates how to develop a custom skin and how to use the skin.
How to: Access Smartphone Emulator File System
Illustrates how to access the Smartphone emulator file system.
How to: Display IP Addresses for Smartphone Emulators
Demonstrates how to programmatically discover IP addresses for Smartphone emulators.
How to: Simulate the Presence of a Headset, Speakerphone, or Car Kit
Explains how to simulate the presence of hardware.
How to: Adjust Battery Settings on the Device Emulator
Explains how to simulate battery or AC power.
How to: Enable TCP/IP Networking on the Device Emulator
Describes how to get TCP/IP networking (for Internet Connectivity) from the Device Emulator without using ActiveSync cradling.
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