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Windows Mobile IE "Take control"

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Hello everyone,

my first post here, hope is the right place.

I need to develop a web-application wichi will run on IE on a device with "Windows Mobile".

IE will run in fullscreen mode, and is required that the user "cannot leave" the application (access other system functions/applications), unless he enters a password or something similar.

How can I configure the operating system or internet explorer to assure that user cannot access other application or other functions?


Many thanks!
Bogdan
Jul 15 '09 #1
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RedSon
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Windows Mobile won't let you do this. It does not have a "kiosk" mode. If you want to build a kiosk you need to select a different OS, like Windows Embedded CE.
Jul 16 '09 #2
RedSon
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More info here: http://blogs.msdn.com/marcpe/archive...iosk-mode.aspx
Jul 16 '09 #3
cojocb
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Lots of thahks,

It is a good starting point.

A nice day,
Bogdan
Jul 20 '09 #4
SureLock Studio provides kiosk like execution framework for Windows Mobile devices where only "approved" applications can be used by the users. Check it out here:

http://www.42gears.com/surelock/index.shtml

You can specify \windows\iexplore.exe to only allow Internet Explorer. If you want to disable the "tap and hold" menu on IE then write to support@42gears.com for solution.

Thanks.
Jul 28 '09 #5

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