EDGELIB Builder tool

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The EDGELIB Builder tool (formerly Edge IDE) provides a quick way for building projects for various platforms supported by EDGELIB. Create and build projects within a minute and run it on your target mobile device.

Using the EDGELIB Builder tool has the following advantages:

  • Quickly create and rename projects
  • Great flexibility
  • Plugin based builder, it's possible to add new platforms through ini files
  • Possibility to build on network drives and drives other than the installation folder of the device platform SDK
  • Easy icon generation, able to convert common image files (Bitmap, GIF and PNG) to program icons
  • Built-in Symbian installation (.sis) file creator
  • Build for all supported platforms with a single command
  • Smart UID management for Symbian builds
  • Enable Windows Mobile VGA and Symbian capabilities through a user-friendly interface
  • All project and program setting files are editable ini files
  • Build projects through the commandline

The following platforms are currently supported:

  • Symbian Series 60 first and third editions
  • Symbian Series 80 first and second edition
  • Symbian Series 90
  • Symbian UIQ 2.1 and UIQ 3.0
  • Windows Mobile 2002, 2003, 2005 and 2006
  • GP2X
  • Gizmondo
  • Windows Desktop using Visual C++ 6.0 or Visual Studio 2005.

We recommend using Microsoft Visual Studio for developing and debugging the game on your desktop, and use the EDGELIB Builder tool to create mobile device builds.

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