About This Guide

Application and Window Management describes the process of starting and stopping applications. This guide also explains how windows interact with the HMI and how to write your own window manager.

This guide is intended for developers who will be creating and deploying apps for embedded devices running QNX Neutrino.

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Creating an archive for a native C/C++ app Packaging a native C/C++ app for installation
Installing an app on your target Installing a packaged app on the target
Launching an app Launching an app on the target
Stopping apps Stopping all apps on the target
Removing apps from your target Uninstalling Apps
Managing the life cycle and appearance of your applications Creating Your Own Application Window Manager
Note: For instructions on how to create apps, see the following: