Installing Communicator Mobile for Windows Mobile using Windows Mobile Device Center

Communications Server 2007 R2

Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 and Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2 will reach end of support on January 9, 2018. To stay supported, you will need to upgrade. For more information, see Resources to help you upgrade your Office 2007 servers and clients.

The following procedure shows how to install Office Communicator Mobile using Windows Mobile Device Center (WMDC).

For computers running Windows Vista, download Windows Mobile Device Center from Windows Mobile Device Center 6.1 for Windows Vista at

  1. Connect your mobile device to the computer running Windows Mobile Device Center (WMDC) and ensure that WMDC is showing a connection to the mobile device.

  2. Copy COMMUNICATORMOBILE.SP.MSI (for Smartphone devices) or COMMUNICATORMOBILE.PPC.MSI (for PocketPC devices) installation file to your computer, and remember this location.

  3. Browse to the folder where you copied the installation file and open this file to start installation.

  4. On the Welcome to the Microsoft Office Communicator Mobile Setup Wizard page, click Next.

  5. Review the license agreement, click I accept the terms in the license agreement (required to continue installation), and then click Next.

  6. Do one of the following:

    • To use the default location to install the program files, click Next.

    • To change the location where the program files are installed, click Location, type the location on your computer where you want to install the Communicator Mobile for Windows Mobile files, and then click Next.

  7. To start installing files, click Next.

  8. In the Installing Applications dialog box, click Yes to install Communicator Mobile for Windows Mobile to the default location.

  9. In the Application Downloading Complete dialog box, click OK.

  10. To close the wizard, click Close.

  11. Check your device for any additional steps that need to be completed.