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  • User-793801990 posted


    I read your post on http://roopeshreddy.spaces.live.com/

    I am proficient in developing device specific applications and deploy the exe onto mobile computer and run the application on th device.

    Can u let me know from required tools and basic instructions to followed to develop mobile web applications in VS2008.

    Just a hello world using mobile web controls in asp.net is enough for me to explore furthur....


    Venugopal Rao D.


    Friday, October 29, 2010 9:21 PM


  • User1943143334 posted


     General asp.net web site works absolutely fine for all Mobile devices[HTML Capable browsers]. There are no special tools to develop Mobile web applications. If you have VS 2008/Expression Web, it's enough.

    You may need Mobile emulators to check your Website on different Mobiles. Apple iPhone,Android does not provide emulators. But BlackBerry has excellent tool called BlackBerryPlug-In for VS 2008 .Check the below link for more details.


    Add the following code in the <head> section of your page, to display website perfectly in Mobile browsers(i mean to avaoid display issues).

    <meta name="HandheldFriendly" content="true" />
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0,user-scalable=1.5;" />


    Hope it helps u...

    • Marked as answer by Anonymous Thursday, October 7, 2021 12:00 AM
    Friday, October 29, 2010 11:31 PM