Basics on Windows CEMobile: an alternative way to approach the Memory Monster

Introduction on Windows CE\Mobile  Virtual Memory on Windows CE 5.0\Mobile (a visual approach)  Troubleshooting Memory Leaks for NETCF applications Lately I’ve been involved on starting up my team blog: if you read Italian and want to listen about stories from Support Engineers working on various technologies, you can’t avoid signing up to the feed: Now…


Yet another post about Memory on Windows Mobile

Abhinaba’s blog What’s new in Windows Mobile 6.1 and 6.5 around memory Dynamic assembly unloading Again again again… I’ve discussed about Memory Management in my very first post, which I suggest reading as it may help you on avoiding memory leaks and also improving memory management of your NETCF application. I’ve discussed about this other…


Great tool to diagnose Memory on Windows Mobile

If you know my interest on troubleshooting memory issues on Windows Mobile applications (this was the topic of my very first post!), you’ll forgive me if this time I simply link an article on CodeProject…  Visualizing the Windows Mobile Virtual Memory Monster. Maybe a candidate for Microsoft Windows Mobile Developer Contest 2008?   Cheers, ~raffaele


OutOfMemoryException when handling "large" pictures in NETCF

Nothing really unique in the blogosphere here, however worth mentioning anyway as it gives me the opportunity to discuss about MSDN Forums. Recently I’ve been handling yet another case about a NETCF Memory Leak… I have to admit that after my initial post about that topic the incoming requests about memory leaks are kind of…


Troubleshooting Memory Issues on Windows Mobile

Really many mobile developers have often various issues related to memory. This is obviously mainly related to the restrictions Windows CE has (till version 5.0) about memory-management, basically what Doug Boling called "Living within the box" here. Remember that Windows Mobile, even 6.1, still relies on Windows CE 5.0 components, therefore it still "suffers" the…


NETCF: Memory leak... now what??

Subtitles: – OutOfMemoryException (OOM) – SqlCeException: Not enough memory to complete this operation – …   I’m a Support Engineer at Microsoft CSS ("Customer Service and Support"), and I pretty often handle requests related to NETCF applications crashing with OOM messages, or under a heavy memory pressure and therefore performing bad. I collected some hints…