Visual C++ (How Do I in Smart Devices)
This page links to Help topics about common smart device C++ tasks.
Device Support for Desktop Projects
Provides a list of relevant topics that help you target multiple platforms, including the desktop.
Resource Editing in Native Device Projects
Explains the similarities and differences between Resource editors for devices versus desktop.
How to: Add a Database to a Native Device Project
Explains how to develop C++ smart device applications that include SQL Server Compact 3.5.
How to: Specify the Remote Path for Primary Project Output
Explains how to set the remote path.
How to: Change the Default Device (Native Projects)
Explains how to change the default target in a C++ device project.
How to: Create a New Visual C++ Device Project
Describes creating C++ applications for devices versus applications that run on the desktop.
How to: Create a Multiplatform Device project (Visual C++)
Describes how to target multiple devices from the same C++ development project.
Known Issues with Porting From eMbedded Visual C++
Describes how to migrate eMbedded Visual C++ 4.0 projects to Visual Studio.
Walkthrough: Creating a Multiplatform MFC Application for Smart Devices
Illustrates how to target multiple platforms.
Walkthrough: Creating an MFC Multiplatform ActiveX Control for Smart Devices
Demonstrates how to create an ActiveX control by using MFC for devices.
How to: Find Help for MFC Classes and Methods Supported for Devices
Describes how to use the Smart Device Help filter to show only those MFC elements supported for device projects.
Walkthrough: Creating an ATL Multiplatform ActiveX Control for Smart Devices
Demonstrates how to create an ActiveX control by using ATL for devices.
How to: Find Help for ATL Classes and Methods Supported for Devices
Describes how to use the Smart Device Help filter to show only those ATL elements supported for device projects.