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Microsoft Bluetooth API for VB .Net?

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Does anybody know whether the MS Bluetooth API is usable from Smart Device Applications built using Visual Basic .Net 2003 and deployed to CE.Net computers? I need to be able to assign a comm port to a Bluetooth address from within an application and it seems that the API has a function able to do this.

If there is a version of the API suitable for VB .Net then where can I download this from?  

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Hi Pirie,

you may find snooping round the MSDN useful: http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/en-us/wcebluet/html/ceconCOMPortEmulationFacility.asp  <-- see if this helps

This site is also bound to come in handy: http://www.opennetcf.org/CategoryView.aspx?category=Home It contains examples and other useful reference-based information for .Net development for Bluetooth / Smart Device applications.
A head start: http://www.opennetcf.org/PermaLink.aspx?guid=0e593c58-7305-46d1-b8f8-9559152d5e1e

Hope that helps,

Regards;
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