Pocket PC Contact XML DatabaseThis VB.NET application shows simple techniques for how to create a Pocket PC application which can quickly read an XML Contacts Database file ContactsDB.xml and display it in a grid. This program Imports .NET Framework System.IO, System.Xml, System.Text, System.Globalization and its Class Objects, Methods and Functions.
The XML data is Loaded into a new Dataset and Listview via a LoadXMLData Sub routine and then displayed in the corresponding data rows of the ListView. The program executable reads the input file which contains a simple XML object Contacts with ID, Name and Phone fields populated with my contact information. The appropriate information is then displayed in ListView DataRow objects. I can provide copies of the source code, input file and executable upon request.