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Palm for dummies
Dyszel, Bill.
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Publication Information:
Foster City, CA : IDG Books Worldwide, Inc., [2001]

Physical Description:
xxii, 336 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Includes index.
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QA76.8.P138 D973 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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Palm For Dummies is a shortcut to getting exactly what you want from these powerful Palm-based devices. This book offers simple shortcuts to using the device's powerful features including contact management, email, customer information, accessories and much more. Plus, learn about Palm's new features such as wireless communication and web browsing.

Author Notes

Bill Dyszel is a journalist and the author of all previous For Dummies books on Palm OS devices, including the recent Handspring(TM) Visor(TM) For Dummies(r).

Table of Contents

Part I Getting to Know Your Palm Organizer
Chapter 1 What Can a Palm Device Do?
Chapter 2 Going in Stylus
Chapter 3 Making Your Palm Device Your Own
Chapter 4 Tips for Saving Time with Your Palm Computer
Part II Getting Down to Business
Chapter 5 Names and Addresses in a Zip
Chapter 6 Doing It NOW with To-Dos
Chapter 7 Thanks for the Memos
Chapter 8 The Date Game
Part III Palm Organizers and the Outside World
Chapter 9 Beaming Data
Chapter 10 Doing Business Everywhere with Documents To Go
Chapter 11 Using the PalmModem
Part IV Making the Palm Connection to Bigger Things
Chapter 12 Operating the Palm Desktop Program
Chapter 13 Managing Palm Data
Chapter 14 Installing and HotSyncing to the Desktop Program
Part V Going Outside the Box with Your Palm
Chapter 15 Wireless Wonderland
Chapter 16 Professional Palm Software
Chapter 17 Special Delivery: Using Palm Mail
Chapter 18 Brain-Building with Palm Expansion Cards
Part VI The Part of Tens
Chapter 19 Ten Nifty Palm Accessories
Chapter 20 Ten Internet Resources for Palm Computing
Part VII Appendixes
Appendix A Enterprise Applications: Palm Software for Big Business
Appendix B Which Palm Device Is Which?