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Palm IIIe Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for Palm IIIe

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  • Palm IIIe Handbook (232 pages)

    Palm iii: user guide

    Size: 2.27 MB Brand: Palm Category: PDA
    Table of contents
    Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
    About This Book9................................................................................................................................................................
    Getting to know your Palm III organizer11................................................................................................................................................................
    What is a Palm III organizer11................................................................................................................................................................
    System requirements12................................................................................................................................................................
    Upgrade information12................................................................................................................................................................
    Palm III components13................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing the batteries17................................................................................................................................................................
    Tapping and typing18................................................................................................................................................................
    Tap with the stylus to get things done18................................................................................................................................................................
    Elements of the organizer interface19................................................................................................................................................................
    Opening applications20................................................................................................................................................................
    Using menus21................................................................................................................................................................
    Three ways to enter data23................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing your organizer27................................................................................................................................................................
    Palm Desktop organizer software28................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting the cradle29................................................................................................................................................................
    Using your organizer with another PIM30................................................................................................................................................................
    Using Graffiti writing to enter data31................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing Graffiti characters31................................................................................................................................................................
    Graffiti tips33................................................................................................................................................................
    The Graffiti alphabet34................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing capital letters35................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing numbers35................................................................................................................................................................
    Graffiti numbers36................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing punctuation marks36................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing symbols and extended characters37................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing accented characters38................................................................................................................................................................
    Accent strokes38................................................................................................................................................................
    Additional non-English characters38................................................................................................................................................................
    Navigation strokes39................................................................................................................................................................
    Graffiti ShortCuts39................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the onscreen keyboard41................................................................................................................................................................
    Using your computer keyboard41................................................................................................................................................................
    Importing data42................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Applications Launcher45................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting applications45................................................................................................................................................................
    Switching between applications45................................................................................................................................................................
    Categorizing applications45................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing the Applications Launcher display46................................................................................................................................................................
    Choosing preferences47................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing and removing applications48................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing add-on applications48................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing games50................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing applications51................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing Palm Desktop software51................................................................................................................................................................
    Security52................................................................................................................................................................
    Assigning a password52................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing or deleting a password53................................................................................................................................................................
    Locking your organizer53................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering from a forgotten password54................................................................................................................................................................
    Overview of basic applications56................................................................................................................................................................
    Date Book56................................................................................................................................................................
    Address Book57................................................................................................................................................................
    Memo Pad59................................................................................................................................................................
    Calculator59................................................................................................................................................................
    Expense60................................................................................................................................................................
    Common tasks61................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating records61................................................................................................................................................................
    Editing records61................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting records63................................................................................................................................................................
    Purging records64................................................................................................................................................................
    Exchanging and updating data: HotSync operations64................................................................................................................................................................
    Categorizing records67................................................................................................................................................................
    Finding records70................................................................................................................................................................
    Sorting lists of records74................................................................................................................................................................
    Making records private75................................................................................................................................................................
    Attaching notes77................................................................................................................................................................
    Choosing fonts78................................................................................................................................................................
    Application-specific tasks79................................................................................................................................................................
    Managing desktop E-Mail away from your desk117................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up Mail on the desktop118................................................................................................................................................................
    Synchronizing Mail with your E-Mail application120................................................................................................................................................................
    Opening the Mail application on your organizer120................................................................................................................................................................
    Viewing e-mail items120................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating e-mail items121................................................................................................................................................................
    Looking up an address124................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding details to e-mail items125................................................................................................................................................................
    Storing e-mail to be sent later128................................................................................................................................................................
    Editing unsent e-mail128................................................................................................................................................................
    Draft e-mail129................................................................................................................................................................
    Filing e-mail130................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting e-mail131................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing e-mail from the Deleted folder131................................................................................................................................................................
    Purging deleted e-mail132................................................................................................................................................................
    Message List options132................................................................................................................................................................
    HotSync options134................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating special filters135................................................................................................................................................................
    Truncating e-mail items139................................................................................................................................................................
    Mail menus140................................................................................................................................................................
    Beaming information141................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting HotSync setup options143................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing HotSync application settings146................................................................................................................................................................
    Conducting a HotSync operation via modem148................................................................................................................................................................
    Preparing your computer148................................................................................................................................................................
    Preparing your organizer149................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting the conduits for a modem HotSync operation151................................................................................................................................................................
    Performing a HotSync operation via a modem152................................................................................................................................................................
    Conducting a HotSync operation via a network152................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting to your company's dial-in server152................................................................................................................................................................
    Using File Link154................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating a user profile155................................................................................................................................................................
    Viewing preferences157................................................................................................................................................................
    Buttons preferences158................................................................................................................................................................
    Pen preferences158................................................................................................................................................................
    HotSync buttons preferences160................................................................................................................................................................
    Digitizer preferences160................................................................................................................................................................
    Formats preferences160................................................................................................................................................................
    Country default161................................................................................................................................................................
    Time, date, week start, and numbers formats161................................................................................................................................................................
    General preferences162................................................................................................................................................................
    Auto-off delay162................................................................................................................................................................
    System, alarm, and game sounds163................................................................................................................................................................
    Modem preferences164................................................................................................................................................................
    Network preferences and TCP/IP software165................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting a service165................................................................................................................................................................
    Entering a user name166................................................................................................................................................................
    Entering a password167................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding telephone settings168................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting to your service171................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating additional service templates171................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding detailed information to a service template172................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating a login script175................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting a service template176................................................................................................................................................................
    Network preferences menu commands177................................................................................................................................................................
    TCP/IP troubleshooting177................................................................................................................................................................
    Owner preferences179................................................................................................................................................................
    ShortCuts preferences180................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating a ShortCut180................................................................................................................................................................
    Editing a ShortCut181................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting a ShortCut181................................................................................................................................................................
    Caring for your organizer183................................................................................................................................................................
    Battery considerations184................................................................................................................................................................
    Resetting your organizer185................................................................................................................................................................
    Performing a soft reset185................................................................................................................................................................
    Performing a hard reset186................................................................................................................................................................
    Software installation problems189................................................................................................................................................................
    Operating problems190................................................................................................................................................................
    Tapping and writing problems191................................................................................................................................................................
    Application problems192................................................................................................................................................................
    HotSync problems193................................................................................................................................................................
    Beaming problems197................................................................................................................................................................
    Password problems198................................................................................................................................................................
    Technical support199................................................................................................................................................................
    About mapping tables201................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing existing sample templates202................................................................................................................................................................
    Determining the layout of the Expense Report203................................................................................................................................................................
    Labels203................................................................................................................................................................
    Sections204................................................................................................................................................................
    Analyzing your custom Expense Report205................................................................................................................................................................
    Programming the mapping table206................................................................................................................................................................
    Using applications other than Microsoft Excel210................................................................................................................................................................
    Expense file details211................................................................................................................................................................
    Use of ^char213................................................................................................................................................................
    Carriage return and line feed213................................................................................................................................................................
    Literal characters214................................................................................................................................................................
    Limited warranty215................................................................................................................................................................
    Com end user software license agreement218................................................................................................................................................................
    FCC Statement221................................................................................................................................................................
    Canadian RFI Statement221................................................................................................................................................................
    Index223................................................................................................................................................................
  • Table of contents
    Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
    About This Book9................................................................................................................................................................
    Automatic or Manual Installation of What Matters Most™ Applications10................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 1: Introduction to Your Palm IIIe™ Organizer11................................................................................................................................................................
    Getting to know your Palm IIIe organizer11................................................................................................................................................................
    What is a Palm IIIe organizer11................................................................................................................................................................
    A Word about Franklin Planner software12................................................................................................................................................................
    System requirements12................................................................................................................................................................
    Upgrade Information13................................................................................................................................................................
    Palm IIIe components14................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing the batteries18................................................................................................................................................................
    Tapping and typing19................................................................................................................................................................
    Tap with the stylus to get things done19................................................................................................................................................................
    Elements of the organizer interface20................................................................................................................................................................
    Opening applications21................................................................................................................................................................
    Using menus22................................................................................................................................................................
    Three ways to enter data24................................................................................................................................................................
    Using Franklin Planner software27................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing your organizer28................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting the cradle29................................................................................................................................................................
    Using Graffiti writing to enter data31................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing Graffiti characters31................................................................................................................................................................
    Graffiti tips33................................................................................................................................................................
    The Graffiti alphabet34................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing capital letters35................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing numbers35................................................................................................................................................................
    Graffiti numbers36................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing punctuation marks36................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing symbols and extended characters37................................................................................................................................................................
    Writing accented characters38................................................................................................................................................................
    Accent strokes38................................................................................................................................................................
    Additional non-English characters38................................................................................................................................................................
    Navigation strokes39................................................................................................................................................................
    Graffiti ShortCuts39................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the onscreen keyboard40................................................................................................................................................................
    Using your computer keyboard41................................................................................................................................................................
    Importing data41................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 3: Managing Your Applications43................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Applications Launcher43................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting applications43................................................................................................................................................................
    Switching between applications43................................................................................................................................................................
    Categorizing applications43................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing the Applications Launcher display44................................................................................................................................................................
    Choosing preferences45................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing and removing applications46................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing add-on applications46................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing games47................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing applications48................................................................................................................................................................
    Security48................................................................................................................................................................
    Assigning a password49................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing or deleting a password49................................................................................................................................................................
    Locking your organizer50................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering from a forgotten password51................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 4: Using Your Basic Applications53................................................................................................................................................................
    the Palm Computing Platform53................................................................................................................................................................
    Overview of basic applications55................................................................................................................................................................
    Date Book55................................................................................................................................................................
    Address Book56................................................................................................................................................................
    Memo Pad58................................................................................................................................................................
    Calculator58................................................................................................................................................................
    Expense59................................................................................................................................................................
    Common tasks59................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating records60................................................................................................................................................................
    Editing records60................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting records62................................................................................................................................................................
    Purging records63................................................................................................................................................................
    Exchanging and updating data: HotSync operations63................................................................................................................................................................
    Categorizing records66................................................................................................................................................................
    Notes about Categories66................................................................................................................................................................
    Finding records70................................................................................................................................................................
    Sorting lists of records74................................................................................................................................................................
    Making records private75................................................................................................................................................................
    Attaching notes77................................................................................................................................................................
    Choosing fonts77................................................................................................................................................................
    Application-specific tasks78................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 5: Communicating Using Your Organizer113................................................................................................................................................................
    Managing desktop e-mail away from your desk113................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up Mail on the desktop114................................................................................................................................................................
    Synchronizing Mail with your e-mail application116................................................................................................................................................................
    Opening the Mail application on your organizer116................................................................................................................................................................
    Viewing e-mail items116................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating e-mail items117................................................................................................................................................................
    Looking up an address120................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding details to e-mail items121................................................................................................................................................................
    Storing e-mail to be sent later124................................................................................................................................................................
    Editing unsent e-mail124................................................................................................................................................................
    Draft e-mail125................................................................................................................................................................
    Filing e-mail126................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting e-mail127................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing e-mail from the Deleted folder127................................................................................................................................................................
    Purging deleted e-mail128................................................................................................................................................................
    Message List options128................................................................................................................................................................
    HotSync options130................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating special filters131................................................................................................................................................................
    Truncating e-mail items135................................................................................................................................................................
    Mail menus136................................................................................................................................................................
    Beaming information137................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 6: Advanced HotSync® Operations139................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting HotSync setup options139................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing HotSync application settings141................................................................................................................................................................
    Using HotSync with Multiple Users143................................................................................................................................................................
    Configuring Franklin Planner software for multiple users143................................................................................................................................................................
    Configuring Multiple Palm IIIe organizers143................................................................................................................................................................
    Conducting a HotSync operation via modem145................................................................................................................................................................
    Preparing your computer145................................................................................................................................................................
    Preparing your organizer147................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting the conduits for a modem HotSync operation148................................................................................................................................................................
    Performing a HotSync operation via a modem148................................................................................................................................................................
    Conducting a HotSync operation via a network149................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting to your company's dial-in server149................................................................................................................................................................
    Using File Link151................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating a user profile151................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 7: Setting Preferences for Your Organizer153................................................................................................................................................................
    Viewing preferences153................................................................................................................................................................
    Buttons preferences154................................................................................................................................................................
    Pen preferences154................................................................................................................................................................
    HotSync buttons preferences156................................................................................................................................................................
    Digitizer preferences156................................................................................................................................................................
    Formats preferences156................................................................................................................................................................
    Country default157................................................................................................................................................................
    Time, date, week start, and numbers formats157................................................................................................................................................................
    General preferences158................................................................................................................................................................
    Auto-off delay158................................................................................................................................................................
    System, alarm, and game sounds158................................................................................................................................................................
    Modem preferences159................................................................................................................................................................
    Network preferences and TCP/IP software160................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting a service160................................................................................................................................................................
    Entering a user name161................................................................................................................................................................
    Entering a password162................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding telephone settings162................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting to your service165................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating additional service templates165................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding detailed information to a service template166................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating a login script169................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting a service template170................................................................................................................................................................
    Network preferences menu commands171................................................................................................................................................................
    TCP/IP troubleshooting171................................................................................................................................................................
    Owner preferences172................................................................................................................................................................
    ShortCuts preferences173................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating a ShortCut173................................................................................................................................................................
    Editing a ShortCut174................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting a ShortCut174................................................................................................................................................................
    Appendix A: Maintaining Your Organizer175................................................................................................................................................................
    Caring for your organizer175................................................................................................................................................................
    Battery considerations176................................................................................................................................................................
    Resetting your organizer177................................................................................................................................................................
    Performing a soft reset177................................................................................................................................................................
    Performing a hard reset178................................................................................................................................................................
    Appendix B: Frequently Asked Questions181................................................................................................................................................................
    Software installation problems181................................................................................................................................................................
    Operating problems182................................................................................................................................................................
    Tapping and writing problems183................................................................................................................................................................
    Application problems184................................................................................................................................................................
    HotSync problems185................................................................................................................................................................
    Beaming problems189................................................................................................................................................................
    Password problems190................................................................................................................................................................
    Technical support191................................................................................................................................................................
    Telephone Support191................................................................................................................................................................
    Appendix C: Creating a Custom Expense Report193................................................................................................................................................................
    About mapping tables193................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing existing sample templates194................................................................................................................................................................
    Determining the layout of the Expense Report195................................................................................................................................................................
    Labels195................................................................................................................................................................
    Sections196................................................................................................................................................................
    Analyzing your custom Expense Report197................................................................................................................................................................
    Programming the mapping table197................................................................................................................................................................
    Using applications other than Microsoft Excel202................................................................................................................................................................
    Expense file details202................................................................................................................................................................
    Appendix D: Non-ASCII Characters for Login Scripts203................................................................................................................................................................
    Use of ^char203................................................................................................................................................................
    Carriage return and line feed203................................................................................................................................................................
    Literal characters204................................................................................................................................................................
    Limited warranty205................................................................................................................................................................
    Year 2000 Warranty205................................................................................................................................................................
    Obtaining Warranty Service (Year 2000 Warranty Only)206................................................................................................................................................................
    FCC Statement207................................................................................................................................................................
    Canadian RFI Statement207................................................................................................................................................................
    Index209................................................................................................................................................................
  • Palm IIIe Applications (171 pages)

    Palm iii: reference guide

    Size: 1.5 MB Brand: Palm Category: PDA
    Table of contents
    Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
    Getting Started With Address Book Entries8................................................................................................................................................................
    Working With Address Book Entries11................................................................................................................................................................
    Address Book Menu Commands16................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Calculator Screen19................................................................................................................................................................
    Calculator Menu Commands21................................................................................................................................................................
    Scheduling an Event24................................................................................................................................................................
    Rescheduling an Event28................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting an Alarm for an Event28................................................................................................................................................................
    Scheduling Repeating Events29................................................................................................................................................................
    Marking a Private Event31................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting an Event31................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing the Date Book View32................................................................................................................................................................
    Date Book Menu Commands35................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating an Expense Item39................................................................................................................................................................
    Entering Receipt Details41................................................................................................................................................................
    Show Options44................................................................................................................................................................
    Transferring Your Data to Microsoft Excel45................................................................................................................................................................
    Expense Menu Commands50................................................................................................................................................................
    The HotSync Process and the HotSync Manager53................................................................................................................................................................
    Performing a HotSync Operation for the First Time54................................................................................................................................................................
    Conducting a Local HotSync Operation56................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting HotSync Setup Options56................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing HotSync Application Settings60................................................................................................................................................................
    Conducting a HotSync Operation via Modem61................................................................................................................................................................
    Conducting HotSync Operation via a Network65................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating a User Profile65................................................................................................................................................................
    Using File Link67................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting Up Mail on the Desktop69................................................................................................................................................................
    Synchronizing Mail with your E-Mail Application72................................................................................................................................................................
    Opening Mail on your Palm III organizer72................................................................................................................................................................
    Viewing Messages72................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating Messages74................................................................................................................................................................
    Looking Up an Address76................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding Message Details78................................................................................................................................................................
    Sending Messages81................................................................................................................................................................
    Editing an Unsent Message82................................................................................................................................................................
    Draft Messages83................................................................................................................................................................
    Filing a Message84................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting Messages84................................................................................................................................................................
    Message List Options86................................................................................................................................................................
    HotSync Options88................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating Special Filters90................................................................................................................................................................
    Defining Filter Strings92................................................................................................................................................................
    High-Priority Messages94................................................................................................................................................................
    Truncating Messages94................................................................................................................................................................
    Mail Menu Commands95................................................................................................................................................................
    Working With Memos100................................................................................................................................................................
    Arranging Memos101................................................................................................................................................................
    Marking a Private Memo102................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting a Memo103................................................................................................................................................................
    Memo Pad Menu Commands104................................................................................................................................................................
    Buttons Preferences108................................................................................................................................................................
    Digitizer Preferences111................................................................................................................................................................
    Formats Preferences111................................................................................................................................................................
    General Preferences112................................................................................................................................................................
    Modem Preferences115................................................................................................................................................................
    Network Preferences and Palm TCP/IP Software116................................................................................................................................................................
    Owner Preferences130................................................................................................................................................................
    ShortCuts Preferences131................................................................................................................................................................
    Assigning a Password134................................................................................................................................................................
    Hiding Private Entries135................................................................................................................................................................
    Showing Private Entries136................................................................................................................................................................
    Locking Your Palm III Organizer136................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing or Deleting a Password137................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering from a Forgotten Password138................................................................................................................................................................
    Opening the To Do List139................................................................................................................................................................
    Working With To Do Items140................................................................................................................................................................
    To Do Item Details142................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting a To Do Item143................................................................................................................................................................
    To Do Show Options144................................................................................................................................................................
    To Do List Menu Commands145................................................................................................................................................................
    Expense Templates149................................................................................................................................................................
    About Mapping Tables153................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing Existing Sample Templates154................................................................................................................................................................
    Determining the Layout of the Expense Report155................................................................................................................................................................
    Analyzing Your Custom Expense Report156................................................................................................................................................................
    Programming the Mapping Table157................................................................................................................................................................
    Using Applications Other Than Microsoft Excel162................................................................................................................................................................
    Expense File Details162................................................................................................................................................................
    Use of ^char163................................................................................................................................................................
    Carriage Return and Line Feed163................................................................................................................................................................
    Literal Characters164................................................................................................................................................................
    Index165................................................................................................................................................................
  • Size: 0.25 MB Brand: Palm Category: PDA