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

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility upgrades the Palm™ Desktop for CLIÉ® 4.01 software to the Palm Desktop for CLIÉ version 4.1 software and resolves an issue with performing a HotSync® operation which occurs when using the PEG-NX series in combination with other CLIÉ handheld models.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Palm OS® Software 5.x

File Info

File Name

  • NXPDT41.EXE

File Version

  • 4.1

File Size

  • 7.00 MB

Release Date

  • 08-04-2003

Before You Start


Important Notes
  • 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 computer from the installation CD-ROM supplied with your CLIÉ handheld (PEG-NX70V/NX60).
  • Please confirm that the computer is configured to be able to perform a HotSync® operation. (For the detailed information about HotSync, refer to the CLIÉ™ handheld's Read This First manual.)
  • To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
  • 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 NXPDT41.EXE file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  2. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the NXPDT41.EXE file to begin the installation.
  3. At the "Welcome to the InstallShield Wizard for Palm Desktop" screen, click Next.
  4. At the "Select Synchronization Application" screen, select the option that is appropriate for your synchronization method.
  5. At the "Setup Type" screen, select "Complete" and click Next.
  6. At the "Select User" screen, select your user name and click Next.
  7. At the "Connections" screen, select USB and click Next.
  8. Click the Install button. Please wait as the files are installed.
  9. At the "InstallShield Wizard Complete" screen, click Finish.

The installation of the Palm Desktop for CLIÉ 4.1 upgrade is complete.


Confirm a Successful Installation
Initiate a HotSync operation and verify that the CLIÉ Handhelds are now recognized by the computer.

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.
  • Palm, Palm OS and HotSync are trademarks of Palm, Inc. and (or) its subsidiaries.
  • CLIÉ is a trademark of Sony Corporation.
  • Copyright 2003 Sony Electronics, Inc.