pRSSreader is an application for reading RDF and RSS feeds on PocketPC.

Project discontinued.

What's New in 1.2.0

  • Added: Categories
  • Added: Bloglines OPML file support
  • Added: Enclosures
  • Added: Automatical/manual updates
  • Added: Check new items on cradling
  • Added: Clear cache before updating
  • Added: Relative dates
  • Added: Support for Atom 0.3
  • Added: Sort indicator
  • Added: Import/export from/to local file system
  • Added: Multiple selection of items in the main window
  • Added: Summary view
  • Added: Conditional GET for feed updates
  • Added: New/Read/Unread flag for feed items
  • Added: Show times in GMT
  • Added: Today screen intergation
  • Fixed: Update process rewritten
  • Fixed: Improved icons
  • Huge amount of bugfixes

Downloading and Installing

System Requirements

Operating system:

  • PocketPC 2002
  • PocketPC 2003/SE
  • Windows Mobile 5.0 for Pocket PC
  • Windows Mobile 6.0 Professional


  • 200 MHz processor (ARM based).
  • 16 MB RAM.


pRSSreader-1.2.0.exe - Executable file(210.9 KB) - Zipped CAB file(139.0 KB) - Zipped CAB file(144.2 KB)
pRSSreader-1.2.0.VGA.exe - Installation file(216.2 KB)


Installing Zipped CAB File

  • Before installing, make sure that your device meets system requirements.
  • Download and unzip pRSSreader.
  • Upload appropriate cab file to your PocketPC.
  • Tap the cab file on your PocketPC.

Installing EXE File

  • Before installing, make sure that your device meets system requirements.
  • Download executable version of pRSSreader to your desktop computer.
  • Run the downloaded file.
  • Follow installation instructions.


  • Tap Start | Settings, select System tab and tap Remove programs.
  • Find pRSSreader in the program list.
  • Tap Remove.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. When I tap the pRSSreader's Today screen plugin, the pRSSreader is not opened. I installed the pRSSreader 1.2.0 over 1.1.4.

  2. Uninstall the pRSSreader and make a fresh install of 1.2.0.

  3. Check for new items when handheld inserted into cradle is not working for me.

    You have to activate the Today plugin to have this feature working.