Explains how to write eMbedded Visual Basic (eVB) applications for the Windows CE operating system on PocketPC devices. Written for programmers familiar with Visual Basic, the guide outlines the differences between eVB and Visual Basic 6, and identifies the libraries usable in eVB. Topics include file manipulation, menu controls, socket communications, the pocket outlook object model (POOM), ActiveX data objects CE, and the SQL Server.Copyright © 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
This book is an in-depth exploration into eVB's inherent features, and how to use them to solve likely mobile application programming tasks. After reading the book the reader will be able to write applications tackling a wide array of business problems for Windows CE-powered devices, both customized and for PocketPC and Handheld PC products. This book will help ease the transition into the language, and provide a reference for even more experienced developers.