Synopses & Reviews
The expert introduction to Microsoft's Pocket PC operating system that runs
on devices such as the Compaq ipaq, Casio E125, EM-500 and the HP Jornada
Pocket PC Clear & Simple teaches readers how to use, customize and get the
most out of the built in applications included on the Pocket PC. The book is
packed with over 200 screen shots to illustrate the points being made. Pocket PC is bursting with powerful new capabilities, including direct internet connectivity, multimedia, and e-book reader functions, features that have led many industry experts to dub it the "Palm killer," referring to the competing Palm Pilot device.
Pocket PC Clear & Simple is written by Craig Peacock, a recipient of Microsoft's "Windows CE MVP" award and one of the few Windows CE gurus outside of Microsoft. Drawing on his extensive experience running "Craig Peacock's Windows CE Pages," one of the most heavily trafficked sites on the topic, the author offers extensive tips, workarounds, and innovative solutions that will help readers get the most of a Pocket PC device. Consistent with the "Clear & Simple" series, this book features a very visual and engaging style.
Teaches customization techniques and workarounds
Written by "one of the undisputed experts on Windows CE" (Microsoft)
Requires no technical or in-depth computer knowledge
A wonderful book for beginners, complete with step-by-step pictorials covering all the basics of the Pocket PC.
This book, dedicated to the Pocket PC devices, teaches readers how to use, customize, and optimize palm-size PCs running Microsoft's forthcoming Pocket PC operating system. The author offers extensive tips, workarounds, and innovative solutions that can help readers get the most out of a pocket PC.
Table of Contents
Start Here; Setting up; Documents and Notes; Communications; Calendar; Contacts and Tasks; Email; Pocket Excel; Multimedia; Other Applications; Index