See the thread below which has just come up in uk.comp.sys.palmtops
Re: Keeps turning on
From: David Gerrie <email@example.com>
Date: Saturday 01 January 2005 23:59:59
References: 1 2
solved!! palm have put a fix on the website, all to do with birthday
reminders apparently! obviously posting here provided the impetus to fixing
Regards, and Happy New Year!
"David Gerrie" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> a follow up to this, as i've since discovered that if i set the dat back
> 1 may 2004 (the last saturday 1st of a month, i noticed) then it works
> but setting it back to 1/1/2005 and it switches itself on after about 12
> seconds... which implies a problem in the software somewhere i would have
> thought, but i can't find any references to this... any thoughts??
> "David Gerrie" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > Apologies if this is an old topic, but I'm new here...
> > I have a one week old palm tungsten E (yes, a xmas present) which today
> > started refusing to stay switched off. I had installed a few extra apps,
> > today, i sat down and did a hard reset on the palm, together with
> > all the software on the PC, and then reinstalled the whole lot, with a
> > different profile. Its still does it.
> > I don't know if this is a one off problem with my palm (it's been fine
> > week) in which case i'm happy to replace it at the shop it came from, or
> > its a known bug and I'm failing to find an update anywhere! The only
> > prob i found on a search is to do with DigiE, which I've never
> > I'd be most grateful for any help, as I'm going slightly insane!
> > Thanks
> > Dave