Re: Want to learn Palm basics
Charles Novins wrote:
> I'm new to Palm with my Treo 600. I've been looking on the 'net for a
> basic, but thorough, beginner's guide.
> It seems I'm so late coming to the party that most sites seem to deal more
> with current issues, reviews of equipment, and so on.
> But I want to know all about the operating system I'm using.
> I'm a Mac to DOS to Windows (and Win CE, too) vet, but the Palm OS is
> different enough that I'm confused. For example, I don't see any "drives"
> listed, as it were, directories, and so on.
> So I'd very much appreciate any links to basic Palm OS characteristics and
> And also, I can't find much on the "Palm Desktop" software that I use on
> my Windows XP computer, again, at the basic level.
> Somebody please give me a couple of good links.
Why don't you use the Palm manual? It explains everything starting from the
basics. It is also available as a PDF on the Web.
The Palm tutorial is another excellent guide. Unfortunately, I neglected to
read guides at the start and I later discovered they would have saved me
plenty of time.