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-NZ90
  • PEG-TG50

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This program only applies for Palm OS® 5 CLIÉ™ handheld models with built-in Bluetooth. It updates the Bluetooth Stack Library and BIP [Basic Image Profile (Bluetooth)] library and resolves the following issues:
  • Data corruption occurs when receiving multiple files.
  • Bluetooth connection setup information is not restored properly after a MS Backup restore.
  • Exception handling errors appear when receiving files via Bluetooth and either the battery charge is low or the transfer is cancelled.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Palm OS® Software 5.x

File Info

File Name

  • INST_BLUESCAFE.EXE

File Version

  • 2.1B

File Size

  • 1.58 MB

Release Date

  • 08-12-2003

Before You Start


Important Notes
  • Files exchanged via Object Push by Bluetooth with devices other than the CLIÉ handheld are not guaranteed to be transferred correctly. vCard files can be transferred/received via the above method, but Sony® does not guarantee correct operation.
  • Transmission/reception of data via Bluetooth may not operate correctly when the "Adjust Volume," "Silk Plug-in," "Media Info," "Find," or [Preferences] -> [Bluetooth] screen is active.
  • During the installation of this update, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.
  • 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.
  • This update application requires that you have approximately 1320KB 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.

  • Make sure that Palm Desktop for CLIÉ™ handheld 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.

Download & Install


Download and Installation Instructions
  1. Download the INST_BLUESCAFE.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 INST_BLUESCAFE.EXE file to begin the file installation.
  3. At the "InstallShield Wizard" window, click Next.
  4. At the "Select User" screen, click to highlight the desired user name and click Next.
  5. At the "Bluetooth™ Setup Utility Ver 2.1B software update" screen, click Finish.
    NOTE: If an install file appears automatically, click the X located at the top-right to close it.
  6. Place your CLIÉ handheld™ on the cradle, and perform a HotSync® operation.
  7. 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. Depending on the handheld model, tap or press the "Home" icon on the CLIÉ™ handheld.
  2. Tap Menu, Application, and then Info to view the internal data information.
  3. Tap the "Menu" icon and select Options.
  4. Scroll down the list and confirm that the following versions are displayed:
    BIP Exchange Libra... V.1.1
    BIPShareLib V.1.1
    Bluetooth V.4.5.S
    Bluetooth Device...(*1) V.1.0
    Bluetooth Exchang... V.5.0.S
    Bluetooth Extensi... V.5.0.S
    Bluetooth Library V.5.0.S
    Bluetooth RfCom V.5.0.S
    Bluetooth stack Li... V.5.0.S
    BtAddinLoader V.1.1
    BtTransportGn V.1.2
    *1: A Bluetooth connection must be established before confirming version number.

  5. Tap the "OK" button to exit.

NOTE: If the version numbers do not appears as listed above, please download the update 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.
  • Palm OS, HotSync and Palm are trademarks of Palm, Inc. and (or) its subsidiaries.
  • Bluetooth is a trademark owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc., USA and licensed to Sony Corporation.
  • CLIÉ is a trademark of Sony Electronics, Inc.
  • Copyright 2003 Sony Corporation