João Ribeiro

Exchange Server ;Office Communications Server and Windows Mobile / Phones

Understanding Exchange ActiveSync Mailbox Policies and Windows Phone 7

Hello , This is not a new topic and has been discussed for quite some time. Exchange ActiveSync mailbox policies let you apply a common set of policy or security settings to a user or group of users. The following table summarizes the settings you can specify using Exchange ActiveSync mailbox policies. Everything is ver… Read more

Windows Phone "Mango" – Released to Manufacturing (RTM)

I wanted to drop into the Windows Phone Blog briefly to update you on an important milestone. Earlier this morning, the Windows Phone development team officially signed off on the release to manufacturing (RTM) build of “Mango” – the latest version of the Windows Phone operating system. This marks the point in the development process… Read more

Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Beta 2

The new Windows Phone SDK 7.1 Beta2 (renamed from WPDT) can be used to develop Applications for both 7.0 and 7.1 version of Windows Phone OS releases.   Download Details – Microsoft Download Center – WPSDK 7.1 Beta2http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=26648   Overview The Windows Phone SDK includes the following •Windows Phone SDK 7.1 (Beta2)•Windows Phone Emulator (Beta2)•Windows… Read more

Leveraging your iPhone development expertise to build Windows Phone 7 applications

Assuming you are a happy coder, the joy of developing software all comes down to a few things: Building something cool that users will enjoy Getting rewards from users and recognition from peers Learning how to solve new challenges and build novel features. Even if you have a solid expertise on a particular platform/language, I… Read more

Microsoft Shows New Features and Future Direction for Windows Phone 7

Microsoft today kicked off Mobile World Congress by giving people a glimpse of what the rest of the year will bring for Windows Phone 7. Among the updates are several new features, a booming app marketplace, and the integration of even more Microsoft products with the phone. Microsoft announced several new Windows Phone 7 features… Read more

How to sinchronize Outlook contacts to Windows Phone 7

Hi everyone, So you just bought a new Windows Phone 7 device ( Congratulations for that 🙂 ) and you want to copy your Contacts from Outlook to it. Easy ! To be able to sinchronize the Outlook contacts with your Windows Phone 7 Device all you need is the Outlook Hotmail Connector. Depending on your Windows… Read more

UPDATED : Copy contacts from iPhone 4 to Windows Phone 7

Hi everyone,   I am not an iPhone user, but I was requested to do something that is not as easy as many can think :   ” To be able to synchronize contacts from an iPhone into Windows Phone 7 “   This is a three step move, with several minor details.   Let’s begin… Read more

UPDATED – Windows Phone 7 – Released To Manufacturing ( R T M ) and NOW to the World !!

October, 11th   Windows Phone 7 will hit the Stores in Europe and Asia on October, 21th and in the US on November, 8th.   We have just seen the presentation, LIVE, held by Steve Ballmer and John Belfiore.   We have seen the People, Games, Office, I mean, ALL the Hubs we can expect… Read more

UPDATED – Windows Phone 7 – Released To Manufacturing ( R T M ) and NOW to the World !!

October, 11th Windows Phone 7 will hit the Stores in Europe and Asia on October, 21th and in the US on November, 8th. We have just seen the presentation, LIVE, held by Steve Ballmer and John Belfiore. We have seen the People, Games, Office, I mean, ALL the Hubs we can expect on the real… Read more

Windows Phone 7 Enterprise features overview

Hi,   Bearing in mind the release of the upcoming Windows Phone 7 Series, I would like to introduce you the high level overview of the features for the Enterprise version. So being, TechRepublic posted a good overview that can be found in the link below : Windows Phone 7 enterprise features overviewhttp://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/smartphones/?p=1111   Kind… Read more