Microsoft Windows CE

Updated: 06/30/2017 by Computer Hope

Windows CE ABCs

Microsoft Windows CE 1.0 was originally released in 1996 to compete in the Palm Device Assistant category. Windows CE, as shown below, has many of the same features as Windows 95.

Windows CE

Windows CE also includes similar applications such as Pocket Excel, Pocket Word, and Pocket Power.

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Technical support

General technical support

When synchronizing, the time on my HPC will change.

When synchronizing with your desktop computer, your HPC Windows CE will synchronize the time on your desktop computer.

Windows CE 1.X support

My Mail is not synchronizing when I hook up my HPC.

By default, CE 1.x and 2.x will not synchronize your mail. To enable this feature, get into the Mobile Devices window, click tools, ActiveSync Options, and check the message box.

I have a flash card in my HPC, how can I determine how much space is available on my card?

Unfortunately, Windows CE 1.x and 2.x do not have the capability of determining the available space on the card; hopefully this will be corrected in upcoming releases of Windows CE.

Windows CE 2.X support

My Mail is not synchronizing when I hook up my HPC.

By default, CE 1.x and 2.x will not synchronize your mail. To enable this feature, get into the Mobile Devices window, click tools, ActiveSync Options and check the message box.

I have a flash card in my HPC, how can I determine how much space is available on my card?

Unfortunately, Windows CE 1.x and 2.x do not have the capability of determining the available space on the card; hopefully this will be corrected in upcoming releases of Windows CE.

Windows CE 3.X support

Currently no known issues.