June 6, 2007 8:12 pm

Windows Mobile Device Center 6.1 now available!

By / Senior Program Manager, Windows Insider Program

The Windows Mobile Device Center Team just forwarded this to me:

The Windows Mobile Device Center Team is excited to announce the release of Windows Mobile Device Center 6.1. This release contains key improvements and new features to support Windows Mobile 6 devices. 

Key updates in Windows Mobile Device Center 6.1 include:

  • Windows Mobile 6 feature support
    • Information Rights Management activation – Automatically configure the Windows Mobile 6 device to open IRM-protected documents and files
    • HTML mail – Set up your Windows Mobile 6 device to sync HTML-formatted mail
    • Certificate Enrollment – Acquire certificates through the PC the Windows Mobile 6 device is currently connected to
    • Allow data connections on the Windows Mobile 6 device when connected to the PC
    • File synchronization for smartphones – Synchronize files with your Windows Mobile 6 devices, including both touch screen and non-touch screen devices
  • Automatic device authentication – Connect the Windows Mobile device to the PC without the need to enter the device-lock PIN every time upon connect
  • Product Registration – Register your Windows Mobile device and get connected to information and offers available for your device

Install Windows Mobile Device Center 6.1 here: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsmobile/devicecenter.mspx.

Please post questions or comments to http://www.microsoft.com/communities/newsgroups/list/en-us/default.aspx under the newsgroup microsoft.public.pocketpc.activesync.