How to Deploy Fusion WLAN Profiles Registry on the Windows Mobile 5.0 Devices

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Question

How to Deploy Fusion WLAN Profiles Registry on the Windows Mobile 5.0 Devices?

Facts

Windows Mobile 5.0 device

Answer

The Windows Mobile 5.0 Operating System doesn’t merge registries automatically upon a cold boot.

User has exported a WLAN profile registry using Fusion on a Windows Mobile 5.0 device and wanted to deploy it to other Windows Mobile 5.0 devices, but Windows Mobile 5.0 Operating System will not merge the registry automatically upon a cold boot.

How to Merge the registry
  1. Click on the Wireless Radio icon at the bottom right corner of the display.
  2. Select Options.
  3. Go to Export.
  4. Click Export All Profiles.
  5. Type in the name and click Save.  This will save the registry file in the Application folder.
  6. ActiveSync the above .reg file to the PC then ActiveSync it into the Application folder on the other handheld(s).
  7. Go to the Application folder on other handheld(s) and tap on the registry.
  8. Tap Yes to merge the registry.
  9. Cold boot the device.