10 Using Microsoft® Poc ket Internet Explorer
To save handheld memory
Mobile favorites take up storage memory on your handheld. To minimise the amount
of memory used, observe the following:
• In the settings for the Favorites information type in ActiveSync options, turn
off pictures and sounds, or stop some mobile favorites from being
downloaded to your handheld.
• Limit the number of downloaded linked pages.
In Internet Explorer on the computer, right-click the mobile favorite you want
to change and then click Properties.
In the Download tab, specify 0 or 1 for the number of linked pages you want
AvantGo is a free interactive service that gives you access to personalised content and
thousands of popular Web sites. You subscribe to AvantGo channels directly from your
handheld. Then, you synchronise your handheld and computer, or connect to the
Internet to download the content. For more information, visit the AvantGo Web site.
To sign up for AvantGo
In ActiveSync options on your computer, turn on synchronisation for the AvantGo
In Pocket Internet Explorer on your handheld, tap the Favorites button to display your
list of favorites.
Tap the AvantGo Channels link.
Tap the Activate button.