Synchronizing with a Mobile Device (ChickenPing)

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ChickenPing can synchronize with a Windows Mobile phone or PDA if ChickenPing Mobile is installed.


ChickenPing can synchronize with a Windows Mobile phone or PDA if ChickenPing Mobile is installed. ChickenPing is available for both Windows Mobile 6.5 and Windows Phone 7. Contents

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DropBox

ChickenPing can synchronize with DropBox to provide free synchronization.

  1. Click Tools->Options from the menu.
  2. On the DropBox tab, click Request Authentication
  3. Sign in from your browser and allow ChickenPing access, then click Conplete Authentication in ChickenPing.

Note: Your username and password are not seen or stored by ChickenPing.

iPhone

Once you've synchronized with DropBox, you can sync your phone without using ChickenPing Desktop.

See: Synchronizing (ChickenPing iPhone)

Windows Phone 7

Step 1) On The PC

  1. Click Synchronize from the main menu to start synchronization.
  2. Click Start Server. This starts ChickenPing listening for connections from the phone.
Uploading From Windows Phone

Step 2) On The Phone

  1. On the phone, click Sync. Enter the name of the PC and correct port number, then Upload. This sends the database to the PC where it can be synchronized.
Synchronizing with Windows Phone

Step 3) On The PC

  1. On the PC, click Synchronize on the Windows Phone 7 tab. The database now contains all recipes from the PC and Phone.
  2. On the Phone, click Download to copy the merged database. Do not close the window until "Download Complete" appears on the phone display.
Downloading to Windows Phone

After synchronization, both databases will contain all recipes. Eg: If A and B exist on the PC and C and D exist on your PDA, after synchronizing, A,B,C and D will exist on both.

Windows Mobile 6.5

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  1. Click Synchronize from the main menu to start synchronization. ChickenPing will try to read the location of the database from your PDA.
Synchronizing with Windows Mobile
  1. Click the Windows Mobile 6.5 tab.
  2. Click either Synchronize, Copy from Device or Copy to Device

After synchronization, both databases will contain all recipes. Eg: If A and B exist on the PC and C and D exist on your PDA, after synchronizing, A,B,C and D will exist on both.

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