Visually Identifying your Handheld's Mobile Operating System



If the desktop on your handheld looks similar to the image above, it is running Windows CE 5.0.

To confirm this, on your handheld go to Windows > Settings > Control Panel > System > General Tab

Currently, Windows CE 5.0 is only supported on the Honeywell 6100 and 6500 Handhelds.







If the desktop on your handheld looks similar to the image above, it is running Windows Mobile 6 Professional.

To confirm this, on your handheld go to Start > Settings > System tab > About

Currently, Windows Mobile 6 Professional is only supported on the Honeywell 7600 Handheld.

Link to Pocket Inventory Installation Guide for Windows Mobile 6 Professional






If the desktop on your handheld looks similar to the image above, it is running Windows Mobile 6.1 Classic.

To confirm this, on your handheld go to Start > Settings > System tab > About

Currently, Windows Mobile 6.1 Classic is only supported on the Janam XM65W, XM66W and Symbol MC55 Handhelds.









If the desktop on your handheld looks similar to the image above, it is running Windows Mobile 6.5 Classic.

To confirm this, on your handheld go to Windows > Settings > System >About

Currently, Windows Mobile 6.5 Classic is only supported on the Honeywell 6110Honeywell 6500, and Symbol MC9190 Handhelds.






Note: The above Handheld Operating Systems come pre-installed on the Handheld Devices as listed in the Hardware grid. pcAmerica can only support the configurations shown in the Hardware grid. Unless explicitly instructed by a pcAmerica support technician, under NO circumstances should you replace or upgrade your handheld's existing Mobile Operating System/Firmware.


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