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How to perform a Palm HotSync® operation.

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IMPORTANT: The Palm Desktop for CLIÉ software must be correctly installed on the computer before a Palm HotSync operation can be performed.

WARNING: There is a risk of software corruption. If the date on the handheld does not match the computer, the synchronization may fail or the Date Book data may become corrupted.

  1. Ensure the handheld and the computer are set for the same date.
  2. Ensure that the handheld and computer are properly connected and configured to allow a Palm™ HotSync® operation.
  3. On the front of the handheld, tap the Home icon. Image
  4. In the Applications Launcher window, in the upper-right corner, tap the down arrow and then tap to select All.
  5. Tap the Palm HotSync icon.
  6. In the HotSync window, tap the Palm HotSync button. Image