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How to Do Everything with Your Palm Handheld : How to Do Everything - Dave Johnson

How to Do Everything with Your Palm Handheld

How to Do Everything

Paperback Published: 1st May 2003
ISBN: 9780072191004
Number Of Pages: 644

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Introduces the features of the Palm handheld, covering applications, accessories, shortcuts, integration with Microsoft Office, Internet connections, scheduling, games, troubleshooting, upgrading, and other devices using the Palm OS.

Acknowledgmentsp. xvii
Introductionp. xix
Get Started
Welcome to Palmp. 3
Understanding Palm Handheldsp. 6
The Guts of the Machinep. 7
Where to Find the Best Pricesp. 15
Get to Know Your Palm Devicep. 19
Taking a Guided Tour of the Hardwarep. 20
Using Your Palm Device for the First Timep. 31
Getting to Know the Operating Systemp. 35
Setting Palm Device Preferencesp. 39
Introducing Palm Desktopp. 45
Get Set Up with Your PCp. 49
Unpacking Your Palmp. 51
Installing the Desktop Softwarep. 55
Performing Your First HotSyncp. 57
HotSyncing as a Way of Lifep. 68
Installing and HotSyncing More Than One Palmp. 70
Using a Notebook's IR Port to HotSyncp. 71
Get Information In and Out of Your Palmp. 77
Three Different Ways to Enter Datap. 79
Getting to Know Graffitip. 88
Beaming Data Between Palmsp. 101
Installing New Software on Your Palmp. 108
Working with Memory Cardsp. 115
Get Things Done
The Date Bookp. 125
Viewing Your Appointmentsp. 126
Managing Your Day from the Agenda Viewp. 133
Creating New Appointmentsp. 135
Working with Alarmsp. 142
Working with the Palm Desktopp. 145
Using the Windows Date Bookp. 145
Using Outlookp. 149
Using the Macintosh Date Bookp. 151
The Address Bookp. 155
Viewing Your Addressesp. 157
Creating New Entriesp. 161
Assigning Categoriesp. 164
Editing and Deleting Addressesp. 165
Creating and Beaming Your Business Cardp. 166
Working with the Palm Desktopp. 167
The Windows Address Bookp. 167
Using Outlookp. 171
The Macintosh Address Bookp. 172
The To Do List, Memo Pad, and Note Padp. 177
Viewing the To Do Listp. 179
Creating a To Dop. 180
Working with the List Viewp. 182
Deleting Old To Dosp. 186
Using To Dos in Palm Desktopp. 188
Using To Dos in Outlookp. 190
Using the Macintosh To Do Listp. 190
Using the Memo Pad and Note Padp. 194
Creating New Memosp. 196
Arranging Memos in the Memo Listp. 199
Working with Notesp. 200
Using Notes and Memos in Palm Desktopp. 202
Using the Windows Memo Padp. 202
Using the Windows Note Padp. 204
Using Memo Pad in Outlookp. 205
Creating Memos on Macintoshesp. 206
The Rest of the Palm OS Teamp. 211
Palm Securityp. 213
The Find Featurep. 223
The Calculatorp. 227
The Mail Programp. 229
Expense Managementp. 230
Going on a Tripp. 237
Preparing Your Palm for the Roadp. 239
Road Tipsp. 243
Software to Bring Alongp. 245
PDA Survival Toolsp. 253
Unwire Your Palmp. 259
Wireless PDAsp. 261
Connecting Other Handheldsp. 265
Introduction to Web Clippingp. 269
E-Mail and Your Palmp. 270
Accessing America Onlinep. 272
Web Browsing with the Palmp. 272
Channel Surfing with AvantGop. 274
All About Bluetoothp. 278
Beyond the Box
Your Palm as a PC Replacementp. 285
Building the Perfect Beastp. 287
Dealing with Documentsp. 290
Printing from Your Palmp. 300
Hacks and Other Handy Utilitiesp. 305
X-Masterp. 306
OS 5 Hacksp. 313
Other Utilitiesp. 315
The Wonderful World of Launchersp. 320
Palm Anti-Virus Utilitiesp. 322
Creating Your Own Palm Programsp. 323
Graffiti Enhancements and Alternativesp. 324
Playing Gamesp. 337
Prepping Your Palm for Gamingp. 339
A Few (Dozen) of Our Favorite Gamesp. 343
Two-Player Infrared Gamesp. 352
Playing Text Adventuresp. 353
Using the Palm as a Pair of Dicep. 357
The Handheld Multimedia Machinep. 359
Building a Library of E-Booksp. 360
Free E-Books and E-Books for Salep. 363
Making Your Own E-Booksp. 365
Taking Pictures with Your Palmp. 366
Building an Electronic Photo Albump. 373
Watching Movies on Your PDAp. 375
Painting on the Palmp. 378
Collaborating on a Sketchp. 380
Capturing Screenshots of the Palm Displayp. 381
Listening to MP3s on Your Palmp. 382
Making Music on the Palmp. 383
Accessories and Upgradesp. 387
Pick a Case, Any Casep. 388
The Stylus Decisionp. 391
Keyboardsp. 391
Protecting Your Screenp. 395
Navigating the World with a GPS Receiverp. 396
Turning Your PDA into a Camerap. 397
Magnifying Your PDA Screenp. 398
Recharging Your Batteries While Travelingp. 398
Mounting Your Palm Device in Your Car (or Golf Cart)p. 402
Recovering Lost Handheldsp. 403
Problems and Solutionsp. 405
Curing Most Problems with a Resetp. 407
Avoiding Battery Problemsp. 410
Fixing Scratched Screensp. 412
Fixing a Screen That No Longer Responds Properlyp. 412
Resolving Hack Conflictsp. 414
Fixing a Palm That Won't "Wake Up" for Alarmsp. 414
Curing Beaming Problemsp. 415
The Date Won't Advancep. 415
Dealing with a Handheld That Will No Longer HotSyncp. 416
Outlook HotSync Problemsp. 421
Working with Windows 2000p. 421
Working with Windows NT 4.0p. 422
Working with Windows XPp. 422
Managing Multiple Palms or PCsp. 422
Upgradesp. 424
Obtaining Service and Repairsp. 425
Other Sources for Helpp. 426
Indexp. 429
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ISBN: 9780072191004
ISBN-10: 0072191007
Series: How to Do Everything
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 644
Published: 1st May 2003
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 19.1  x 3.2
Weight (kg): 1.09
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised