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Wireless Technology on Ulitzer There have been speculations as to whether Microsoft will remain an important player in the mobile phone market with their Windows Mobile operating system. Numerous news articles and blog posts have “declared” the imminent death of Windows Mobile. This article lists a few reasons why these speculations might not eventually turn out to be true. It is generally agreed that Windows Mobile has problems. We can compare it to Windows Vista which was not accepted very well by the market. Microsoft came back with Windows 7 which has turned out to be successful even after Vista’s debacle. They have learned from the problems and fixed them in Windows 7. Though the desktop and mobile platforms belong to different worlds, we must recognize the approach Microsoft took. The point is; Microsoft can certainly fix what is currently broken in Windows Mob... (more)

Writing 'Hello World' Program for Windows Phone 7

Windows Phone 7 (WP7) is a cool new mobile platform from Microsoft. Developers can use Silverlight, XNA Framework and of course .NET compact framework for developing applications for WP7. What Do You Need To get started, download and install the following tools on your Windows 7 or Vista PC. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=2338b5d1-79d8-46af-b828-380b0f854203&displaylang=en Installation includes Visual Studio 2010, Expression Blend, Windows Phone Emulator, XNA Game studio along with all the documentation required for writing your next great app. Note that... (more)

How to recover and reuse SureLock and SureFox licenses?

Applies to: SureLock and SureFox For various reasons, you might want to transfer license from one device to another. Here we explain you the most common scenarios and the steps you can take to recover and re-use your license. Device is Broken/Lost/Stolen A very common scenario is where a device might get lost or broken and you do not have physical access to the device. The best practice recommended by us is to maintain a list of Wi-Fi MAC address or IMEI number of all the activated devices. You can note down these values from SureLock and SureFox About screen. In case of a problem... (more)

Updating SureLock and SureFox settings remotely using SureMDM

Applies to: SureLock, SureFox SureMDM allows you to update SureLock and SureFox settings on your Android devices remotely. This means user interaction will not be required while updating SureLock and SureFox settings. There are two ways of doing it: Instant Update for online devices: This option can be used only for the devices which are currently online on SureMDM. You can view the current SureLock/SureFox settings for the selected device and make changes to it as well. Follow the steps below to view and edit the configuration instantly: Select an online device from the device ... (more)

Windows Azure Tips & Tricks

So you deployed your brand-new ASP.NET web application to Azure cloud. All seems to be working perfectly until a user tried to upload large amount of data (approx. over 30MB) through your application UI. Unfortunately the operation failed. Surprisingly small file uploads works just fine. To fix the problem you need to ensure that the following configuration is made in the web.config file. Here value of maxRequestLength is in KB so that makes it 100MB. Having a bigger executionTimeOut value ensures that the file uplo... (more)