DesktopSqlCe is desktop .NET Framework component to remotely access SQL Mobile and SQL CE 2.0 databases on mobile or embedded devices. It allows your desktop .NET Framework application to access data stored on SQL Mobile or SQL CE 2.0 databases in either mobile or embedded devices.
It's a component
You can use DesktopSqlCe in your own applications in order to access SQL Mobile or SQL CE 2.0 databases on mobile or embedded devices. By implementing a .NET Framework Data Provider for SQL Mobile and SQL CE 2.0 on the desktop, you can use the same classes as you would use on the device like SqlCeConnection, SqlCeCommand and SqlCeDataAdapter.
Data communication between the desktop and the device is very fast. Try it now!
Besides ActiveSync you can now use TCP/IP and connect to SQL Mobile databases on the desktop (SQL Mobile license restrictions apply).
You get both a compiled HTML help file and access to continuosly updated online documentation. The C# assembly source code is also provided in case you need to know the details of a particluar class implementation.
Licensing DesktopSqlCe is licensed on a per-developer basis. Applications generated with this component can be freely distributed (royalty-free). Please see the DesktopSqlCe License Agreement.
Applications generated with DekstopSqlCe will work for 90 days before a license is required.