Subscribe to the::unwired's RSS Feedthe::unwired at Twitterthe::unwired on Facebookthe::unwired on Google Plus
the::unwired Article
UPDATE: Microsoft released the awaited ActiveSync 4.1 fix for Windows Mobile 5.0
Posted by Arne Hess - on Friday, 18.11.05 - 21:35:51 CET under 01 - General News - Viewed 11413x
Not Tagged

Finally, after Microsoft raised-up a problem with ActiveSync 4.0 under certain situations, today Microsoft officially made ActiveSync 4.1 available which should fix the problem:

Microsoft ActiveSync provides a great synchronization experience with Windows-based PCs and Microsoft Outlook right out of the box. ActiveSync acts as the gateway between your Windows-based PC and Windows Mobile-based device, enabling the transfer of Outlook information, Office documents, pictures, music, videos and applications from your Desktop to your device. In addition to synchronizing with a desktop PC, ActiveSync can synchronize directly with Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 so that you can keep your E-Mail, Calendar, Notes, and Contacts updated wirelessly when you're away from your PC.

New features include

  • New partnership wizard makes syncing easier
  • Faster transfer of data files including media
  • Ability to sync photos assigned to contacts from Outlook on the desktop

ActiveSync 4.1 supports PC sync via USB cable, Bluetooth or infrared connection and is required to sync Windows Mobile 5.0 devices. However, please keep in mind that with ActiveSync 4, the wireless synchronization capability via W-LAN (and your Desktop, not with your Exchange server) was removed. So if you don't have a Windows Mobile 5.0 device yet and you sync via W-LAN, better don't upgrade!

ActiveSync 4.1 is available in many languages now (way too much to list them all here) and I'm sure you will find yours as well.

Cheers ~ Arne


 
Related Links

Related Articles ActiveSync

Comments
Posted by Jorge on 19.11.05 - 15:41:15

Still not working for me. I have to switch off the XP firewall every 2nd or 3rd time I try to sync my K-JAM.

Posted by Rob on 04.07.06 - 01:42:26

We have KJams as well and they do the same thing...

Jorge wrote:

Still not working for me. I have to switch off the XP firewall every 2nd or 3rd time I try to sync my K-JAM.

Social Sharing
     
This Week's Top Stories
Feeds & More
Awards & More
Recent Discussions
© Copyright 1998 - 2013 by the::unwired® & Arne Hess
All rights reserved!
the::unwired is a registered trademark of Arne Hess.
All trademarks are owned by their respective companies.
All site video, graphic and text content is copyrighted to the respective party and may not be reproduced without express written consent.