The right approach to get a Contact’s last communication (IItem’s PIMPR_SMARTPROP)

I’ve discussed about the “wrong” approach in a previous post of mine, where I also talked about why using PIMPR_SMARTPROP to retrieve the info about the last way a Windows Mobile-device user communicated with a given contact. Recently 2 MSDN Forums users asked for help about this (“How to get the information of a selected…


The wrong approach to get a Contact’s last communication (EDB)

Have you ever played with EDB? I hadn’t… till the moment when I thought that what I needed was not implemented by the POOM and therefore I had to play with the “Contacts Database” contained in pim.vol… Unfortunately I understood only later that I was wrong… And luckily this was precisely the same query raised…