October 2005 Vol.9 Issue 6 Page(s) 59 in print issue Add To My Personal Library Problem: HotSync or ActiveSync refuses to connect with my PDA. When the software that lets your computer communicate with your PDA (HotSync for Palm OS, ActiveSync for Windows Mobile) acts up, always check the cables and connections first. Is the USB or serial cable connected securely to the PDA (or cradle) and the PC? Is the PDA seated properly in its cradle if it uses one? If everything is in place, visit the Palm Support Downloads Web site ( ) or the Microsoft Windows Mobile site ( ) and download the latest version of the HotSync or ActiveSync software that is compatible with your PDA and Windows XP. Keeping this software up-to-date is important because newer versions fix compatibility issues and often add new features. If you have a Palm OS PDA that uses
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Telephones and Cellular Phones
Telephones and cellular phones convert voice or other sound signals into a form that can be transmitted to another device that receives and reconverts the waves back into sound.
GPS software is used to program, manage, and monitor GPS receivers, radio-navigational devices that provide positional information for objects on Earth based on data transmitted by orbiting satellites.
RFID software is used to process data sent to and received from radio frequency identification (RFID) devices such as RFID readers, writers, and printers.
Mobile and Wireless Software
Mobile and wireless software is used to program and manage mobile and wireless devices such as cell phones, personal digital assistants (PDA), and global positioning systems (GPS).
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