Pocket InfoHandler (PIH) Version 4.0
Build of July 24, 2006
Pocket InfoHandler for Pocket PC 2003 or Windows Mobile 5.0
is a companion application for MDE InfoHandler 10.3.1 and higher.
Screenshot of a Pocket InfoHandler Application
- Export of InfoBases,
wholly or partially,including alarms, from
MDE InfoHandler 10 on
a PC as Pocket InfoBase (an XML file with file name
extension '.piba') to a Pocket PC.
- Opening the Pocket InfoBase (.piba ´file) on the Pocket
PC with Pocket InfoHandler
- Displaying the InfoItems
of the Pocket InfoBase
- Setting up a
CategoryFilter for the
- Setting up a TimeFilter
for the InfoList
- Selection of an InfoItem
in the InfoList
and displaying its
InfoText , time stamps, and assigned
(notice that rich textformatting is not preserved on the transfer of an
to Pocket InfoHandler
- Modification, deletion, and creation of
including re-importing changes to the PC.
- Creation of new Categories in the exported CategoryGroups including
re-import of these to the PC.
- Automatic adjusting to any screen resolution and orientation.
If you want to try this program please do the following:
First make sure that the .NET Compact Framework Version 2.0
is installed on your Pocket PC. If not, you can download it from
Pocket InfoHandler is
available as a CAB file (with file extension '.cab'). After
downloading copy this using ActiveSync to your Pocket PC and
execute it there by tapping on it in the File Explorer. This installs
on your Pocket PC.
InfoHandler 4 installation file InstPIH4.CAB
To use Pocket
InfoHandler please first ensure that
version 10.3.1 or later is installed on your PC.
To port an
InfoBase to Pocket
InfoHandler open the
and select Export/Import->Export to Pocket PC from the
File menu. This creates a .piba file that you should sync to the Pocket
PC. On the Pocket PC start Pocket
InfoHandler. You will see a file-open dialog where you can find
and open the .piba file. After modifying the
InfoBase on the Pocket PC
you can re-import the changes to the original
InfoBase on the PC by
simply saving these to a .riba file and copying this to the original folder on
Note: Without a special Pocket PC license for InfoHandler version 10, which
includes a serial for Pocket InfoHandler, you can only export (create a .piba
file) 5 times per InfoBase. So if you want to use this feature permanently
please acquire a commercial or non-commercial Pocket PC license.
Please have also a look at the online-documentation
Special Topics >> Pocket InfoHandler – a Companion for InfoHandler.
Inside Pocket InfoHandler
you can find documentation by tapping on Help on the menu bar
of the various panes.