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cerapiinit (rapi)

rapi is for smart devices, not desktop Windows. Therefore, this information only applies to code using the .NET Compact Framework. To see if information for cerapiinit in other DLLs exists, click on Find References to the right.


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This function attempts to initialize the Windows CE remote application programming interface (RAPI).

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public static extern int CeRapiInit();

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CeRapiInit on MSDN

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