Configuring Network Settings
After completing the connection, the next step is to configure the network settings.
Do you have a user ID, password, and the telephone number of your Internet Service
Tap V Connection in the top right-hand corner of the "Preferences"
screen, and select "Network."
Tap V Service:, and select your Internet
Service Provider from the list.
If your Internet Service Provider is not listed, give
it a name you can easily recognize. The CLIÉ ISP
will be used as an example of the registered service
Check these settings with your service provider if
you have to configure a certain setup script for
example: Compuserve or Unix.
Enter your user name in the "User Name:" field.
When you tap the dotted rectangle
"-Prompt-," the "Enter a password:" screen
appears. Enter your password and tap
The dotted rectangle of "Password:" becomes
Make sure you type the correct password.
Under "Connection:," tap V-Current- and
select "Sony CLIÉ Modem" which was
Under "Phone:," tap the dotted rectangle
"Tap to enter phone." The "Phone Setup"
Enter the phone number of your ISP as
Enter the phone number 012-3456-7890.
Do not select the check boxes for "Dial prefix:,"
"Disable call waiting:," and "User calling card:"
when they are not used.
After entering the phone number, tap
This takes you back to the "Preferences" screen.
After verifying that the CLIÉ Modem and CLIÉ handheld are connected,
try tapping "Connect" next to "OK" on the "Preferences" screen.
Then the CLIÉ Modem calls to your Internet Service Provider and automatically signs
on. Then you can connect to internet via AventGo or start sending mails via CLIÉ
If you encounter any problems up to this point, check your settings again.
HotSync data by connecting to a
personal computer (Local HotSync)
Connect the CLIÉ handheld to your computer.
Connect the USB cable to
the USB connector.
Turn on the CLIÉ handheld and personal computer.
Connect the CLIÉ handheld to the CLIÉ MODEM the same way you connect it
to the cradle when you connect to your computer.
Operate according to the operating instructions of the CLIÉ
• If you connect the CLIÉ handheld to your computer while connected to the
internet, the internet connection is cut off.
• If both a modular cable and a USB cable are connected with the modular jack on
the wall and the personal computer, you can use only USB connect as the
HotSync. The HotSync button of this unit is worked as with a personal computer
(Local HotSync). You cannot use it to HotSync through a network.
Charging the CLIÉ handheld
Connect the supplied AC adapter for the CLIÉ handheld to this unit.
Connect the AC adapter to
the AC adapter connector.
Battery charging starts.
The CLIÉ handheld can be charged every time when the AC adapter is
To disconnect the AC adapter
(Approx. 62 135 32 mm)
Approx. 2.65 oz. (75 g)
(batteries not included)
Operating temperature 41˚F to 95˚F (5˚C to 35˚C)
CLIÉ MODEM (1)
USB cable (1)
Modular cable (1)
Operating instructions (1)
Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
Notes on use
• Do not place the unit in locations that are:
– Extremely hot or cold
– Dusty or dirty
– Very humid
– Strong magnetic fields
– Exposed to direct sunlight
• Do not apply mechanical shock or drop the unit.
• Unplug the AC adapter from the AC outlet when not in use for a long time. To
Connect to the USB
disconnect the power cord, pull it out by the plug. Never pull the cord itself.
• Be sure that nothing metallic comes into contact with the metal parts of this unit. If this
happens, a short circuit may occur and the unit may be damaged.
• Do not operate the unit with a damaged cord or if it has been dropped or damaged.
• Always keep the metal contacts clean.
• Do not disassemble or convert the unit.
• While the unit is in use, it gets warm. This is normal.
• Keep the unit away from TV or AM receivers, as it will disturb reception.
When it's thunder storming or before and after, you should not use and plug the
connection of the modular jack on the wall, for prevent electrical surge damage and your
risk of the shock or the disaster.
Clean the unit with a soft dry cloth, or a soft cloth lightly moistened with a mild detergent
solution. Do not use any type of solvent, such as alcohol or benzine, which may damage
Connect to the wall
Pinch both sides of the
connector and pull out.