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orb3000 · Apr 1, 2011

Fim – Facebook App for Windows Mobile Updated

Not all articles refers to WP7 and Android, as an example we have an update of Fim by XDA member blutz. Fim is an enhanced Facebook application for your Windows Mobile device that will let you have more control and options than other versions. The latest version features a CHome plugin for Windows Mobile 6.5 and up, chat, status feed, notifications & new messages indicators, picture and video uploads directly from your device, integrated m.facebook.com browser, and more. This is...

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orb3000 · Dec 7, 2010

FileEraser v1.6 for WM Std.

Not all is forgotten for your older device. XDA member bgtvfr presents FileEraser for Windows Mobile devices with non touch screens. This great tool will allow you to erase files in groups and not only one by one, you can delete png, exe, jpg, cab, rar, zip, and many other formats by groups or a single one. The latest version has a fix with the scripts and the message counter has been lowered. The developer is open to recieve any...

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orb3000 · Nov 14, 2010

SPB Mobile Shell 3.53 for Non-Touch Screen WM

XDA member kazablanka has done a great job making SPM Mobile Shell work on non touch Windows Mobile devices using WM standard. Devices tested and working are HTC Excalibur/Dash, Samsung GT-C6625, Samsung Omnia Pro B7320 and Moto Q8 GSM, and maybe more are supported. So, if you have successfully used it, please report your device, so it can be added to the list. Please be sure to read and understand instructions before proceeding. Originally posted by kazablanka [Development]SPB Mobile Shell...

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Ben Elliott · Oct 11, 2010

Alternative Wait Cursors for Windows Mobile

Those of you who own a non-Snapdragon powered device will be overly popular with one of Windows Mobile's most-seen animations: the wait cursor. When you're running your favourite applications or simply trying to send a text message, you know it's not good news if you see the rotating coloured orbs. Interestingly, the wait cursor seems to be one of the least-frequently customised aspects of the default Windows Mobile interface. XDA member davej is hoping to change that with the release...

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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 2, 2010

Windows Mobile 6.5.3 Ported to First Non-Touchscreen Device

Microsoft have always tried to establish a separation between non-touchscreen Smartphones and touchscreen PocketPCs. By doing so, they have allowed themselves to also segregate the two groups' software and to give that of each different features. Smartphones were branded separately to PocketPCs when they first arrived - they were more suited for communication, and were more like a cross between a PocketPC and a traditional feature phone. The PocketPC was capable of more due to its more advanced hardware and higher...

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orb3000 · Jul 28, 2010

Sense Hero Theme for Smartphones

For those members using QVGA devices with non touch screen, this great theme presented by XDA member gtg465x will be of your liking. Based on the Hero Sense, this new UI will completely change your WM home screen and will make your WM look like Android. Everything is working on it, including weather panel as the developer wrote it from scratch. Working for Windows Mobile Standard 6.1 or 6.5. Please leave feedback so developer can fix any bugs found. Originally...

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orb3000 · Jul 16, 2010

Smartphone Revitalize Sliding Panel Theme

Do you have a non touch screen Windows Mobile device?, You must agree not too much development is happening with those smarphones. However, XDA member gtg465x got tired of that and created a new theme for QVGA Landscape devices running WM6.1 and 6.5. The theme has great graphics and fonts and it will give your device a breath of fresh air. Originally posted by gtg465x [Theme] [QVGA Landscape] [Standard 6.1|6.5] Smartphone Revitalize Sliding Panel Theme Hi guys, So I'm one...

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Ben Elliott · Jul 9, 2010

MalaTouch for Windows Mobile Released

XDA member necrotek has released the first version of MalaTouch, a prayer bead counting application for the Windows Mobile platform. Mala is a set of beads used by members of the Hindu and Buddhist faiths for keeping count when performing a religious recital. The app is very easy to use: simply tap the beads for the count to increase by one, with the total resetting at 108 (as is traditional for mala). However, what makes the application truly stand out...

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Ben Elliott · Jul 7, 2010

Facebook Chat for Windows Mobile Updated to v2.3.6

The ever-growing, ever-changing nature of Facebook, the world's most popular social networking site, means that developers of associated applications have to release updates very often. One such app, Facebook Instant Messenger for Windows Mobile, has recently been refined to encompass the most recent additions to the website. Although the changes are fairly minor, the constant developing attention focussed by XDA member blutz upon the application and the usefulness of the program itself make it worth taking a look at. Originally designed...

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orb3000 · Jun 10, 2010

QVGA Landscape for WMStd 6.1|6.5

What happened to old devices running Windows Mobile Standard edition? In fact, there are a lot of people running devices like Excalibur or Vox, just to mention a few. Well, this theme will raise your hopes and inject new life into your devices. XDA member gtg465x just released a great looking theme for QVGA resolutions with a Sense like style. Now you can have weather on your home screen very similar to Sense. This theme comes with its own package...

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wingman1487 · Mar 22, 2010

GPS Weather Radar

If you travel a lot and knowing the weather is a must for you, or you just like to check up from time to time and know what the weather radar looks like, then you should take a look at this app.  Created by avs777 a little while ago, this app is a great addition to your WinMo app list. The app supports a wide variety of WinMo phones only requiring that you have WinMo 6 or higher and NETCF 3.5.  Don't have a touch...

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mic_888 · Mar 17, 2010

Use your Google Voice account with iDialer dialpad

First released back in September 2008 by XDA member supbro, iDialer v0.53 provides the functionality to call from your Google Voice account direct from the dialpad on your Windows Mobile device.  The dialpad is a clone of the much loved iPhone dialer and is fully skinnable. Compatible with QVGA, VGA, HVGA and WVGA (upscaled) on touchscreen and non touchscreen devices (pocketpc and smartphones),  iDialer is compatible with WM6 ,6.1 and 6.5.  At the time of writing, compatibility with WM6.5.3. is...

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