pLamp

pLamp is an application which emulates a flashlight.

Project discontinued.

What's New in 1.5

  • Added: custom colors.
  • Added: hide GUI option.
  • Added: HW key for closing pLamp and changing the shape.
  • Added: left/right arrow changes the intensity of backlight

Downloading and Installing

Requirements

Operating system:

  • Pocket PC 2003
  • Pocket PC 2003 SE
  • Windows Mobile 5.0 for Pocket PC
  • Windows Mobile 6.0 Professional

Hardware:

  • This tool should run on minimal hardware.

Downloading

plamp-1.5.zip - Zipped binary(6.3 KB)

Installing

  • Before installing, make sure that your device meets system requirements.
  • Download and unzip pLamp.
  • Upload unzipped exe file to your PocketPC.

Uninstalling

  • Find the pLamp.exe file.
  • Delete it.

How To Use

Everyday Use

Tap pLamp to start program, change the color by tapping on the color switch at the bottom of the screen, tap the X button at the top of the screen to exit.

Tap the shape at the left bottom corner to change the shape of flashlight.

Press the Action button (middle button on D-Pad) to blink.

Drag stylus vertically or horizontally to change the intensity of backlight.

Enjoy!

Frequently Asked Questions

How to enable Real VGA support?

  1. Start a registry editor.
  2. Open HKLM\Software\pLamp key.
  3. Set the RealVGA value to 1 (if the key does not exists, create it).

How do I enable automatic bliking?

  1. Start a registry editor.
  2. Open HKLM\Software\pLamp key.
  3. Create the BlinkInterval value (if the key does not exists, create it). 1000 means 1 second.

Registry Tweaks

All settings has to be done in HKLM\Software\pLamp key.

  1. Color0Color4 will change the colors (DWORD in format BBGGRR00.
  2. HideGUI set to 1 hides the "GUI".
  3. KeyClose - HW key for closing pLamp (193 is application button 1, 194 is application button 2, etc.).
  4. KeyChangeShape - HW key for changing the shape of flash light (193 is application button 1, 194 is application button 2, etc.).