Applicable Models

IMPORTANT: This file is only for use with the models identified. Not all models are sold in all countries.

This information is for the following models:

  • PEG-NX60
  • PEG-NX70V
  • PEG-NZ90

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility installs the NetFront™ v3.0 Software for CLIÉ™ Handheld to resolve the following issues:
  • The program may go into an idle state when retrieving data from a page memo.
  • An incorrect file name is saved when a save operation is performed.
  • A proxy server is required for displaying certain web content.
  • The application will not start after connecting and then disconnecting the CLIÉ™ Handheld from a network.
  • Overall application stability.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Palm OS® Software 5.x

File Info

File Name

  • INST_NETFRONT1136US.PRC

File Version

  • 1.1.36

File Size

  • 2.00 MB

Release Date

  • 08-01-2003

Before You Start


Important Notes
  • For PEG-NX60 and PEG-NX70V only: BEFORE installing this update, be sure to install the CLIÉ Handheld System Patch.
  • This update application requires that you have approximately 2.1MB of available memory in your CLIÉ handheld. Before installing this application, confirm that there is enough memory available.
    To check the available memory in your CLIÉ handheld:
    1. Tap the "Home" icon.
    2. Tap the "Menu" icon and select "App".
    3. Tap "Info..." from the App drop-down list. All internal data information is displayed.
    4. Tap "Size" at the bottom of the screen.
    5. Check the "Free Space:..." listed.
    6. Tap the "Done" button to exit.
  • During the installation of this update, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.
  • Make sure that Palm Desktop for CLIÉ™ software is installed on your PC from the installation CD-ROM supplied with your CLIÉ handheld and that the PC is configured to be able to perform a HotSync® operation.
  • It is highly recommended to print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Download & Install


Download and Installation Instructions
  1. Download the INST_NETFRONT1136US.PRC file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  2. WARNING!!: Please perform a soft reset on your CLIÉ™ handheld BEFORE performing the update installation by pressing the small reset button on the back of your CLIÉ™ handheld. For more detailed information, refer to the CLIÉ™ handheld Read This First Manual.
  3. Start the Palm Desktop for CLIÉ™ software.
  4. Click the "Install" icon. The Install tool wizard starts.
  5. Select the appropriate user name from the user list.
  6. Click "Add."
  7. Navigate to the directory to which you extracted the files in step 5.
  8. Select the "INST_NETFRONT1136US.PRC" file and click "Open."
  9. Click "Done."
  10. Place your CLIÉ handheld on the cradle, and perform a HotSync operation.
  11. After the HotSync® operation finishes, you are prompted to reset your CLIÉ handheld. Tap "Reset."
    NOTE: When installing the files from a Memory Stick® media, it is necessary to perform a soft reset of the CLIÉ™ Handheld after the installation.
Confirm a Successful Installation
  1. Tap the "Home" icon on the CLIÉ™ handheld.
  2. Tap the "NetFront" icon to start the application.
  3. Tap the "Menu" icon and select Options.
  4. From the Options drop-down list, tap "About." The "About NetFront" dialog box appears.
  5. Confirm that Revision number is 1.1.36 (en).
  6. Tap the "OK" button to exit.
NOTE: If the version number is not 1.1.36, please download the INST_NETFRONT1136US.PRC file and install the files again.

Questions & Answers


Contact Information
If you have difficulty installing the update, contact the Sony Customer Information Center: 1-877-760-SONY (7669).

Additional Information
Please read following conditions carefully.
  • Please follow the instructions when operating this program.
  • NetFront is a trademark of ACCESS Co., LTD.
  • HotSync and Palm are trademarks of Palm, Inc. and (or) its subsidiaries.
  • CLIÉ and Memory Stick are trademarks of Sony Corporation.
  • Copyright 2003 Sony Electronics, Inc.