How Do I Change the Tab and Hold Dots Color in Windows Mobile 2003?

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Question

How Do I Change the Tab and Hold Dots Color in Windows Mobile 2003?

Facts

Windows Mobile 2003

Answer

The color of the “tab and hold dot” in Windows Mobile 2003 can be changed using the eVC remote registry editor.

Modify the registry file entry using eVC remote registry editor as follows:
  1. ActiveSync your Windows Mobile 2003 device with your desktop.
  2. Open eVC 4.0 and invoke remote registry editor.
  3. Choose Pocket PC 2003 device.
  4. Edit HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Color and create a new BINARY value named 40 and make it equal to 00 00 00 00 for Black, FF FF FF 00 for White, FE 00 00 00 for Red or 00 00 FE 00 for Blue.
  5. Cold boot your device for the new changes to take effect.