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-N710C

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This program installs the Sony® CLIÉ® Handheld Upgrade System Clean Utility to remove necessary system files before synchronizing an upgraded Sony CLIÉ handheld or after installing any of the new software to the computer.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Palm OS® Software 4.x

File Info

File Name

  • SYSTEM_CLEAN.EXE

File Version

  • N/A

File Size

  • 0.95 MB

Release Date

  • 08-04-2003

Before You Start


Important Notes
  • This update is only for the PEG-N710C CLIÉ™ Handheld model.
  • This utility should only be used with PEG-N710C CLIÉ™ Handheld devices which have been through the Sony operating system upgrade process to O/S version 4.x.
  • 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 SYSTEM_CLEAN.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 SYSTEM_CLEAN.EXE file.
  3. In the "Select User" menu, select the user whose system files you wish to clean, and then click Next.
    NOTE: No user data will be lost during this operation. This will only clean system files left by the previous PEG-N710C handheld operating system.
  4. After the operation is completed, insert the PEG-N710C O/S 4.x Upgrade Installation CD into the CDROM/ DVDROM drive on the computer.
    NOTE: If the Installation CD does not Autorun, access the CDROM/DVDROM drive via the Windows® Desktop, and click Setup.
  5. At the Install menu, click "Install Palm Desktop for CLIE."
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions for to install the upgraded Palm™ Desktop software.
  7. Once installation has finished, the PEG-N710C CLIÉ™ Handheld upgrade process is complete.