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egzthunder1 · May 27, 2011

Get Your Video Editing Done On Your Windows Mobile Device With

We all love our Android and Windows Phone 7 devices because they are wonderful pieces of technology that can do pretty much everything that we can do on a computer. However, we don't have to forget that these great platforms are standing on the shoulders of a dying giant called Windows Mobile. This platform paved the way for what we currently have as smooth, multi-purpose devices. One use that we can give to these devices is for video editing and...

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mic_888 · Mar 13, 2011

S2U2 Android Clocks For Windows Mobile

For those of you on Windows Mobile devices and using the classic S2U2 app by XDA member A_C, there are many themes available. More recently, since the introduction of Android, we have seen more themes based on the popular OS and here are some funky Android clocks by XDA member ayy3um. The clocks are in 24 hour format, although the XDA member has also provided the A/P/M png files for the clocks in a separate attachment. The clocks come in...

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orb3000 · Jan 16, 2011

Windows Phone 7 skin for Spb Windows Mobile

If you still use Windows Mobile on your device and have it toghether with Spb Mobile Shell v3.5.x and up, this Windows Phone 7 theme may be of your liking. XDA member iseewon presents this complete full theme that supports some widgets as well. Currently working on WVGA and VGA resolution devices, but the developer is working to include QVGA and WQVGA support in future versions. You can find a WP7 Keyboard skin and some new Opera welcome screens as...

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orb3000 · Jan 12, 2011

Windows Phone7 style Idialer for Windows Mobile QVGA

Do you think Windows Mobile development has stopped? Well, perhaps it has slowed down but it is still active. Proof of that is the Windows Phone 7 style Idialer presented by XDA member 72ls1. This one is specially for the good old QVGA Windows Mobile devices. It includes speed dial, portrait and landscape dialers, and call progress screens. Now you can have the look and feel of the newer operating system on your device on this nicely designed application. Originally posted...

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orb3000 · Dec 9, 2010

Farsi Language for Finger Keyboard -WM

For those members using Farsi language now thanks to XDA anishtan32, we can have it on Windows Mobile devices. After installing this application, Finger Keyboard will display as a new option the language Far. Members reported working on WVGA, VGA and QVGA resolutions. To install, just copy the extracted file into (root):\program files\fingerkeyb\skins\.  Probably, you will need a soft reset after doing this. Please leave feed back to the developer. Originally posted by anishtan32 Farsi Language for Finger Keyboard hi...

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orb3000 · Oct 16, 2010

QVGA-WQVGA SPB MS 3.5.x Theme Galaxy for WM

If you have a Windows Mobile device with a resolution of QVGA or WQVGA, this theme created by XDA member doc3000 will be of your liking. Designed to work with SPB 3.5 and up this theme has a style combination of WM and Android, UI is very well finished and developer presents in three versions which differ in purpose contacts button of bottom menu bar. Widgets pack with clocks and more can be found on the original thread as well....

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orb3000 · Oct 13, 2010

Transparent WaitCursor for WM

Making a time travel trough the infinite threads floating around we found WaitCursor, an application created by XDA member Marshall07 that will let you change the wait cursor on your Windows Mobile device. A big collection of many different style icons to change your actual cursor can be found on the developer's original thread. You can even create your own wait cursor. Despite the app is quite old still has good acceptance from members with newer devices. Working on WM6.5...

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orb3000 · Oct 4, 2010

System Font Changer and Other Tweaks for WM STD

We have not seen too much stuff for non touch screen devices recently. XDA member Thekn presents Thekn Apps , a series of mortscript tweaks to completely customize your Windows Mobile Standard device. With the developer's tweaks you´ll be able to modify fonts, icons, and splash screens running WM6.1 and 6.5. It was tested on Samsung GT-C6625, but I can confirm it´s working on Excalibur and Maple. Originally posted by Thekn Thekn Apps, System Font Changer v1.0 Hee guys, sorry...

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Ben Elliott · Oct 3, 2010

‘The Host’ Windows Phone 7 UI Released

The release of much press-coverage of the imminent Windows Phone 7 operating system has spawned many look-a-like themes and applications, which allow older devices to imitate the look and feel of the new software to please their tech-hungry owners. One of the more popular of these modifications was WP7UI by XDA member ashiqiqbal. Recently, the project has been terminated and reborn as 'the Host' - ashiqiqbal's new WP7-like home screen replacement. 'The Host goes one step further than WP7UI ever...

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orb3000 · Sep 29, 2010

Skins for Nitrogen Player Updated

XDA member microfi has updated this big collection of skins for Nitrogen player on Windows Mobile devices. The multi resolutions skins can be found on the collection and styles are so vast that sure you will find one of your liking. One of the great things of this thread collection is that other members are contributing, making this a huge collection with several different skins. Originally posted by microfi [SKINS] Skins for Nitrogen 0.3+ Check out the WMSkins.com official category...

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orb3000 · Sep 22, 2010

GTX Black Edition Theme for WM

If you have SPB MS 3.5.X and like GTX style UI this will be of your liking. XDA member doc3000 presents GTX Black edition theme for your Windows Mobile device. This complete theme was developed for WQVGA and QVGA devices (portrait only) and will work only on WWE ROMs as some problems have been reported on other languages. The theme must be installed on main memory to ensure proper display, please be sure to read all installation instructions provided by...

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mic_888 · Sep 13, 2010

Follow the French League with Ligue 1 Pocket 2010

Now that the football season is well underway, you'll need a way to keep up with your team in the league.  If you follow the French league then Ligue 1 Pocket 2010 may be just the app that you're looking for. Developed by XDA forum members zorro1981, cua-tro and with graphics by chinubrio, the Windows Mobile application provides all you need to know about the French league, including a Live mode where you can be advised of more important events...

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mic_888 · Sep 12, 2010

ZoomKey Soft Input Panel for Windows Mobile

There are a few keyboard options around for Windows Mobile devices, but there are limited options that make it easier for you to use on smaller screens. ZoomKey developed by XDA forum member pmprog is intended to make the keyboard easier for use with thumbs/fingers on the smaller screens, by combining two keys together. Once you press on one of the 'dual keys', it will zoom in. Whilst your finger is still on the key, slide it to the left...

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orb3000 · Sep 7, 2010

Windows 7 Theme for WAD2 Updated

Imagine having Windows Seven on your mobile, the same way you access to menus, play music, etc. XDA member rajivshahi has updated this great WAD 2 theme to get W7 look on your Windows Mobile device. Updated version works on portrait and landscape and it has added more resolutions: VGA, WVGA and QVGA. The developer included a short video on how to install, just be sure to choose the right resolution and follow instructions. Originally posted by rajivshahi Windows 7...

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orb3000 · Sep 4, 2010

Tetra Master Game for WM Updated

Do you remember RPG games on your old playstation? XDA member zyphuris55 brings back some nostalgia with Tetra Master from Final Fantasy IX for the Playstation. The game includes a manual and it´s almost identical to the original version. Some of the features and fixes included on version 0.81 are: added the ability to remove profile blocks, added the stats feature to buying a card, fixed save/load problems, fixed the next duel glitch, amongst others. Running on Windows Mobile devices...

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orb3000 · Aug 26, 2010

Android Scribble Updated

Back on February, XDA News Writer ElCondor wrote about the first release of these animations for your Android device boot screen. Now, XDA member GLa'DOS updated to Scrible version 2.0 with many more animation screens and added more resolutions to the supported list: WQVGA, QVGA and VGA, so now Nexus One will be able to use it too. Be sure to back up your actual screen before proceeding and please read all the instructions posted by developer in order to...

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orb3000 · Aug 24, 2010

Deutsche Bahn App for WM Updated

XDA member brandi updated this interesting application for anyone using Deutsche Bahn system and connected companies. Train and bus connections in Germany now will be easy to track on this app, which on it´s updated version 0.70, brings us QVGA/WQVGA fixes, offline Stored Connections no longer get deleted if obsolete, added Language Support, and fixed some performance issues and better parsing. The app is using Sense SDK 1.39 and will need +.NETce3.5 and SQLCE (Attached) to run properly. Originally posted...

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Ben Elliott · Aug 23, 2010

Lega Calcio Pocket 2010 Released

XDA member zorro1981 has (with the help of several other members of our developing community) created a handy application for Windows Mobile which allows you to easily keep track of the latest developments of the [formerly] Lega Calcio soccer divisions in Italy. Lega Calcio Pocket 2010 supports almost all resolutions and features a well-designed but not over-complicated interface that displays the latest scores, player and team information, imminent matches and overall league tables. You can also set the program to notify...

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orb3000 · Aug 18, 2010

Dark Ninja White Theme for WM Updated

XDA member Dark Ninja presents an update to this collection of white themes and task bars all in the look of GTX UI for Windows Mobile devices. The update includes more resolutions supported: WVGA, QVGA and VGA running on WM6.1 and up. You can find as well an Android task bar, battery icon fix, a color patch, new waiting cursor, and some wallpapers among other nice graphic changes for your device. You need to have SDKCerts installed in order to...

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orb3000 · Aug 17, 2010

Theme AeroStyle for WM6.5.x

If you are looking for a Windows 7 theme, you came to the right place. XDA member CoolProjects created this nice theme for Windows Mobile devices running WM6.5.x. Aero glass theme will let you have the cursor, the opening menus and many other stuff from windows 7, presented in two flavors: original Aero theme and Black Aero theme. For now, these themes are for WQVGA/QVGA resolutions, but if you have some developing skills and with the permission of the developer...

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