Set Default Soft Input Panel using Registry File

Article ID: 84209059

Issue / Question

How to set XAML-based input panel as default software-based input panel (SIP)?

Applicable To

MC3200, MC92N0, VC70N0 Windows CE7.0

Resolution / Answer

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By default, software-based input panel (SIP) is Windows Embedded Compact QWERTY input method. Read More>>
 

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\ControlPanel\Sip\DefaultIm] 
"0409"="{42429667-ae04-11d0-a4f8-00aa00a749b9}"

 

Resolution

To make XAML-based input panel as default SIP, follow the steps below:

1. Create a registry file (example XAMLIM.reg) which includes the following key.
 

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\ControlPanel\Sip\DefaultIm] 
"0409"="{498EFF0E-5A69-43fc-BE06-726BB90FAA5F}"


2. Save and place this registry file in device \Application partition
3. Perform cold boot
4. After a cold boot, default SIP is now XAMLIM

+ Applicable Products

  • MC3200 Mobile Computer
  • MC9200 Mobile Computer
  • VC70N0