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Migrating from Windows Mobile 6.1 to Windows Phone 7

January 26, 2011 · 2 min read
I figured I'd try to pick an SEO-rific title to hopefully convey the steps I went through to migrate data from a WM6.1 to WP7. My Prerequisites: (yours may vary) Outlook and Outlook Connector, OneNote 2007 optional. Thunderbird also works great or so I've been told. This post assumes everyone has already setup the activesync between their computer and the wm6.x device and the data they want is synchronizing to Outlook. Alternatively I also had the Windows Live app on the phone which allowed for direct synchronization to Hotmail but at the time I didn't w ...

Windows Phone 7 unlocker: ChevronWP7

November 26, 2010 · 4 min read
My motivation for this post is to hopefully have a single place for my thoughts on just what "jailbreaking" means on WP7, what this tool has done, what MS can do, and well pretty much anything else related to the subject. I have friends invested in WP7 and I completely understand their concern. Another motivation was following a thread from a friend back to this unfortunate starting point: http://twitter.com/#!/ChrisWalshie/status/7967096923226113 (@mikebmcl being my friend in the situation). This was likely in response to this post: http://www.chevronwp ...