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Magic Button

Pocket PC Task Manager

Compatible with Pocket PC 2002, 2003, WM 5.0, 6.0 - Free Download

There are plenty of Task Managers available for Pocket PC. However if you are still searching for the right one, try this software.

Magic Button looks clean and blends surprisingly well with the Pocket PC theme. For those who do not want too fancy or too complicated Task Manager, this is for you.

Magic Button is freeware. We are sorry but no technical support can be provided.

CNET editors' rating: 5 stars

CNET staff reviewed

1 Closing Running App
2 Main Menu

Task manager menu activated by tap and hold on app icon.

Magic Button menu activated by tap and hold on Home icon.

1 Closing Running App 2 Main Menu


  • To show/hide the taskbar: tap and hold the OK/Minimize/Close button.
  • To exit (shutdown) Magic Button: Tap and hold on Home icon then select Exit.
  • Map a Pocket PC hardware button to Magic Button app so you can show/hide the bar by pressing the that button.
  • To close an individual window: tap and hold its window icon on the task bar.
  • To tongle Close Button behaviour between Close and Minimize for a specific app, tap and hold on the app icon the select "Keep Alive".


  • Mobile OS version: Pocket PC 2002, 2003, 2003SE, Windows Mobile 5.0, 6.0
  • Devices: Professional (Pocket PC)
  • File size: 80KB