Former Writer · Dec 20, 2011 at 07:26 pm

Windows Phone Device Manager Updated to 1.8.0.0, Open As Public Beta

A few days ago, XDA Senior Moderator imfloflo updated what looks like the coolest program the Windows Mobile side of XDA-Developers (get it, this side of the Mississippi…heh). It’s called Windows Phone Device Manager and you can check it out by following this link right here .

The changelog for version 1.8.0.0 consists of:

Full access to apps isolated storage
Show toast notification when an action requires to launch TouchXperience
Bugfixes

As well as being a Public Release. Now, this may not look very impressive, but I dare ya to read the changelogs from versions 1.0.2.0 up to the most recent shown update, 1.8.0.0. I’ve seen shorter novels. Also, sadly, this isn’t the fully updated changelog. The only place to find that would be to follow the links to the Touch Xperience website and check out their updated changelogs there. That’s also where you’ll find the download links. The 1.8.0.0 release is public for anyone to try, but the fully updated 2.3.0.0 is still for donors only (sadface). If you want to check out some screenshot goodness and even a few review videos, check out the 2nd post. It’s all there.

The list of phones supported can be found on the thread as well and it seems to be most of the Windows Phones available right now. I have an Android phone so I can’t test this personally (another sadface) but if you happened to be one of the people who have a Windows Phone and felt bold enough to experiment, we’d love to hear your comments on what it’s like. If you’re one of the generous donors who get to test the fully updated 2.3.0.0 private beta, we’d love to hear from you as well.


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