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Palm Devices #132062
01/30/05 10:37 AM
01/30/05 10:37 AM
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Indcom  Offline OP
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Katy, TX USA
Any of you folks use the PDA/Palm type devices in the electrical field?
I've had one in use for about 5 years now (an m515) with all types of electrical and estimating programs.


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Re: Palm Devices #132063
01/31/05 02:28 AM
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San Diego California USA
Nope. Never have been a fan of those things- to my mind they're neither fish nor fowl.. not a phone nor a laptop [Linked Image]

Re: Palm Devices #132064
01/31/05 07:59 AM
01/31/05 07:59 AM
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Boston, Massachusetts USA
I use a Treo 600 cell phone and it has the Palm Software installed. Works fine for me and get me onto the Internet and receives and send email.

Not a computer, but does keep me informed.

What are the program's you mention that are electrical?


Joe Tedesco, NEC Consultant
Re: Palm Devices #132065
01/31/05 08:40 AM
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Gloria  Offline
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Budapest, Hungary
I use a normal mobile phone with infra which I synchronize the phone numbers and calendar, tasks.

It was useful once my telephone was stolen.

I have all the contacts in my pc too, but I can carry the phone with me.


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Re: Palm Devices #132066
02/03/05 11:27 PM
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Jim M  Offline
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Chestertown, MD, USA
Joe,

go to www.handango.com for plenty of Palm apps related to electrical. Click on the construction sidebar.


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