Mark Deakin

#GeekinDeakin

April, 2006

  • What to do if you find MSN Messenger is not on your device

    I have had a couple of people ask me about this and after some research I have found a solution. If you find that MSN Messenger has not been included as part of your Windows Mobile device then take a look here where you should find some instructions...
  • Microsoft Office Communicator Mobile Launched !!!!

    The long wait is finally over for Microsoft Office Communicator Mobile! Microsoft Office Communicator Mobile is now available for download here where you can get a version for Pocket PC (2003 and Windows Mobile 5) and Smartphone (2003 and Windows Mobile...
  • Want to sponsor me?

    I know this is a little off topic but I am sure you won't mind if we quickly change onto a different subject :-). I am planning to do the London to Brighton Bike ride in June and will be raising money for the British Heart foundation. I am pretty sure...
  • Exchange 12 Webcast - Recipient Management and Permissions in E12

    As part of the Exchange 12 Webcast series, there will be a webcast on Exchange Recipient Management and Permissions in Exchange 12. If you are interested on attending this webcast on May 2nd (11:30am PST) the register here
  • Exchange 12 Webcast - Improved Exchange System Manager

    As part of the Exchange 12 Webcast series, there will be a webcast on Exchange System Manager in Exchange 12. If you are interested on attending this webcast on April 25th (11:30am PST) the register here
  • o2 XDA Exec now with Direct Push

    O2 has also joined the list of operators offering Windows Mobile 5 with MSFP (Direct Push) updates for their existing devices. If you have an O2 XDA Exec device then pop along to the site and see if the update is available for your device.
  • Palm Treo 700w now support Direct Push

    Palm have now joined the long list of mobile device manufacturers who have made Windows Mobile 5 with MSFP (Direct Push) available in their device range. If you have a Palm Treo 700w then pop along to the site, download the update and your away !
  • Orange launch flat rate tariffs for Direct Push

    Orange has now launched flat rate tariffs for business users with Windows Mobile devices. I recommend taking a look here for more information but as a business customer of Orange with Exchange 2003 SP2 and a Windows Mobile 5 device its now possible...
  • Have you seen this Mini?

    As part of the launch of windowsmobile.co.uk , I have been driving up and down the country in a bright green Windows Mobile Mini :-) The Mini is causing quite a stir out on the road with other Mini drivers flashing their lights (it tool me a while...
  • Can I order some Windows Mobile 5 phones please........

    ....half a million to be precise :-) The US Census Bureau has put in an order for 500,000 Windows Mobile 5 devices so that they can go door-to-door and take census information for the 35% of Americans who choose not to fill out the questionnaire by...
  • Everything you wanted to know about Exchange Direct Push but were afraid to ask

    As well as taking a look at the posting on Jason Langridges blog I mentioned earlier, I would also recommend taking a look at the posting made recently by the Exchange team in Redmond. It goes into a fair bit of detail about how Direct Push works but...
  • Deploying Direct Push with Exchange SP2

    Jason Langridge has posted a document on his blog to detailing how to get Direct Push working with Exchange SP2 and Windows Mobile 5 with MSFP. If you are looking at getting this running in your own environment then I highly recommend popping along...