How to Make the SIP Always Appear in Pocket Browser?

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Question

How to Make the SIP Always Appear in Pocket Browser?

Facts

By default, Pocket Browser will only show the SIP in a text field.

Answer

The SIP (Soft Input Panel, sometimes referred to as the virtual keypad) on the device may not appear at all times while using Pocket Browser.

Use the following registry key to set it to always appear.
  1. Create a new file using Notepad.
  2. Paste the following registry key into the file.
    • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Symbol\SymbolPB\Tags\SIPButton]
    • "Show"=dword:00000000
  3. Save the file as “PbSIP.reg
  4. Connect to the device through ActiveSync.
  5. Click the Explore button, and then browse to the Application folder of the device.
  6. Drag and drop the PbSIP.reg file into the Application folder.
  7. Cold boot(hard reset) the device, so that the settings will take effect.
Note
Be sure to save with the .reg extension, by default Notepad will try to save with a .txt extension.