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This code sample is named BasicApp. It demonstrates how to use the major Shell APIs to interact with the Windows Mobile platform and the Windows Embedded CE operating system. This sample assumes that you already understand basic concepts like the WinMain functions, instance handles, and message loops.
To run the code sample
Navigate to the solution file (*.sln), and double-click it. By default, the solution files are copied to the following folders:
C:\Program Files\Windows Mobile 6.5.3 DTK\Samples\Common\CPP\Win32\BasicApp
Microsoft Visual Studio launches and loads the solution.
Build the solution (Ctrl+Shift+B).
Deploy the solution (F5).
SDK:Windows Mobile Professional SDK and Windows Mobile Standard SDK
Development Environment:Visual Studio 2005 or 2008.