Version 2.0 Released Feb 24, 2011
NEW in version 2.0: UPLOADING binary files via POST to a compatible
CGI script is now supported! Now you can upload table PDBs, JPGs,
text files, or any file via HTTP! Sample CGI server script included.
SF-HTTP-PPC is an SFX plugin that allows SatForms for PocketPC applications to
transfer data to and from an HTTP/HTTPS server, over a TCP/IP connection. It
implements an HTTP/HTTPS client capable of GET and POST functions.
SF-HTTP-PPC enables you to send and receive data via HTTP/HTTPS over any TCP/IP
connection on the PocketPC device, such as a dialup modem, CDMA/GPRS
connection, or 802.11 wireless LAN. It uses the standard HTTP protocol
and secure HTTPS protocol to communicate with most common HTTP servers.
NOTE: SF-HTTP-PPC is not a web browser! It does not interpret or
display HTML formatting at all. It is an HTTP client for
transferring data back and forth to a server over TCP/IP using the HTTP
It does support HTTP Basic Authentication (username
and password), does support the secure HTTPS protocol, and does support downloading of binary files.
SF-HTTP-PPC supports the transfer of text data via GET and POST,
and supports the transfer of binary files via a GETFILE method.
Evaluation Version Download
An evaluation version of this extension is available so you can try
it out before deciding to purchase.
To download an evaluation version of this extension, complete the
Product Evaluation Request Form with
your full address information. Eval version download instructions
will be supplied upon completion of the request form. The evaluation
versions of the extensions display a notice screen each time they are run,
but do not time out. They are intended for internal testing use only
and may not be distributed.
Site License Available
You can purchase a site license for this product that enables its use by
an unlimited number of developers (persons) at a single office location.
Site licenses cost 2.5 times the single license fee. To purchase a site
license, simply enter a quantity of 2.5, click on the ADD button to add
it to your shopping basket, and then click View Basket to complete your
order. In the Comments section of your order, please enter the text
"Site License". Thank you!