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Written by a team of experienced experts in the field, thisin-depth resource provides you with invaluable information aboutthe compact, scalable operating system, Windows Embedded Compact 7(WEC7). The authors explore why Compact 7 is considered to be oneof the best options for developing highly efficient, real-timeapplications using native code to access low-level system resourcesand hardware. After a general overview of the Windows EmbeddedCompact operating system, the authors walk you through OS design,debugging and debugging tools, application and driver developmentusing Visual Studio, system registry, and much more. Finally,helpful sample projects and exercises aim to get you startedperforming a variety of development tasks immediately.
Professional Windows Embedded Compact 7:
Covers development station preparation, including requirementsand setup
Walks you through the process of developing and deploying a WEC7device
Explores platform builder and OS design
Discusses device driver, interrupts, stream interface drivers,and the board support package
Examines extending low-level system access to managed codeapplications with messages
Takes a look at the USB camera driver project on Codeplex, theWEC webcam project
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