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FAQ: I'm not entirely sure what type of device I have.
Views: 112808 Created: 04-23-2008 08:44 Last Updated: 03-06-2015 13:50

Read the information below to find for information on particular device types.

Choose any link to find out more about each platform:

  • Windows Mobile / Windows Phones
  • BlackBerry

  • Windows Mobile / Windows Phones

    There are two different platforms for Windows Mobile devices. In order for our software to run properly, you need to choose the correct platform. If you don't know what type of Windows Mobile device you own, read about them both below to find out. Note that starting with version 6.5, these devices are sometimes referred to as Windows Phones.

    Windows Phone 7/8 Devices

    These devices have a touchscreen and a Start screen that displays application tiles where users can launch any of the programs they have installed.

      

    We do not currently offer any products that run on Windows Phone 8.

    Windows Mobile Professional/Classic Devices
    (Also Called Pocket PCs)

      

     

    These devices have a touchscreen and a stylus, with a Start menu in the upper-left corner. Compare your Today Screen to the image on the right and find out if this is your device type.

    All of our programs are available for Professional and Classic devices, as well as the following touchscreen platforms:
    • Windows phones (Windows Mobile 6.5)
    • Windows Mobile 6.1
    • Windows Mobile 6.0
    • Windows Mobile 5.0

    To find out what version your device is running, go to:
    Start -> Settings -> The System tab -> About

    Windows Mobile Standard Devices
    (Also Called Smartphones)

    These are non-touchscreen devices, and they have a Start button in the lower-left corner. Compare your Today Screen to the image on the right and find out if this is your device type.

    All of our programs are available for Standard devices, as well as the following non-touchscreen platforms:

    • Windows phones (Windows Mobile 6.5)
    • Windows Mobile 6.1
    • Windows Mobile 6.0
    • Windows Mobile 5.0   

    To find out what version your device is running, go to:
    Start -> Settings -> About

      

    BlackBerry (before 10)

      

     

    Not sure if your device is a BlackBerry? If it is, you should see the word "BlackBerry" somewhere on the front of the device itself, similar to the image on the right.

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