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Calling SQL Server With A BlackBerry Phone


Calling SQL Server With A BlackBerry Phone

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Thanks Glen, no, the blackberry directory on my desktop can't be reached over the Web. What would I need to do to achieve that? I see you mention an asp page, do I have to create a BlackBerry.asp page which corresponds to my C:\BlackBerry folder?
All our pc's are in a lan so I guess I don't have a router to redirect port 1433. I have WinXP SP2.
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You must be able to see the directory, eg.

http://nnn.nnn.nnn.nnn/images/imageHelp.htm

where nnn.nnn.nnn.nnn is your external IP address and /images (or whatever) is your Web directory.

If you want to use internal IP addresses on your lan, I have an enhancement to do that (it "pulls" images, rather than "push" them):

http://www.newdalesystems.com/Articles/Article017/images.zip

You just need to replace the original asp/htm files with the revised ones. Also, this enhancement has a new XML configuration file that will hide the server parameters in the browser by setting a flag on (instructions are in that file). The updated article explains how this enhancement works.

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I cannot see any code implementation???
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Thanks for the insight.

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I'm not sure what you're asking, but...

When you unzip images.zip, you will see another file imagesPackage.zip that you need to unzip.

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Cool article, but i'd like to know if you use the blackberry toolkit from vb.net and then you use a web service?? or wath did you do?

thanks alot and nice article
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It's just a little vbscript on the desktop web server making connections to SQL Servers and issuing SQL queries on those servers.

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Hi Glen, I've downloaded the files and I'll be looking at them(on and off :-)) during the weekend.
In a previous reply, you say, "The updated article explains how this enhancement works", where's the updated article?
In your last reply, you say, "desktop web server". What is it?
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Nice article.

As an FYI. BlackBerries can get to https pages as long as the certificate is from a trusted Certificate Authority such as Verisign.

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Hi Ben,

Thank you for that update on trusted authorities. Also, while we're in error correction mode, third-party PDF readers are only required for reading downloaded files (not sure why BB doesn't give better support for this).

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