?
Solved

How to pass a certificate to a web service from a pocket PC ?

Posted on 2006-05-29
4
Medium Priority
?
435 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-18
Hello,

From a PocketPC application (written in VB.NET using the compact framework 2.0),
I'm trying to get access to a secure web service but I'm currently uanble to send
a certificate to that web service.

I found some utilities to install a certificate into the PocketPC.
Then to be able to get access to that certificate, I used a small dll from InTheHand
that gives me access to the certificates collection.

But, in the compact framework (2.0) I found no way to send a certificate to the web service.
Normally, using the standard framework, I use the add method of the ClientCertificates
collection of the web service (System.Web.Services.Protocols,SoapHttpClientProtocol)
or the web request (System.Net.WebRequest).
But, for the Compact Framework, that collection does not exist in these objects.
Is there any other way of passing a certificate to a web service ?

Thank you.
0
Comment
Question by:peterside7
2 Comments
 
LVL 48

Accepted Solution

by:
Mikal613 earned 1000 total points
ID: 16789948
0
 
LVL 9

Assisted Solution

by:checoo
checoo earned 1000 total points
ID: 16981401
The IP*Works SSL V6 .NET CF component provides the facility for the client to present its certificate to the server through the properties SSLCertStore, SSLCertSubject, and SSLCertEncoded. Check out the evaluation version of the component at the following site --

http://www.nsoftware.com/download/download.aspx?part=ISN6-X&prod=demo&type=exe
0

Featured Post

Learn to develop an Android App

Want to increase your earning potential in 2018? Pad your resume with app building experience. Learn how with this hands-on course.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Progress means simplifying, not complicating. Bruno Munari Preface How to detect the name of the internal storage or an SD-card on Windows Mobile device from the desktop application? I got this question, when I was working on a PC applicati…
I recently asked a question (http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Smartphones/Android/Q_28684946.html) about Computer Inventory applications for Mobile Devices.  I was specifically interested in an app I could use on my android phone.  The be…
SQL Database Recovery Software repairs the MDF & NDF Files, corrupted due to hardware related issues or software related errors. Provides preview of recovered database objects and allows saving in either MSSQL, CSV, HTML or XLS format. Ensures recov…
Watch the video to learn how one can deal with PST file corruption issue with an outstanding Kernel for Outlook PST Repair Tool easily. Using this tool, non-technical users can swiftly perform the repair process to restore their essential data witho…
Suggested Courses

601 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question