How to Do Everything With Your Palm Treo

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9780072262490: How to Do Everything With Your Palm Treo

Maximize the power of your Treo

Turn your Treo 700p into your mobile office and entertainment center with clear and easy-to-implement expert advice for beginners and seasoned Treo lovers alike. Learn the basics, like making phone calls, reading and sending e-mails, and connecting to the Web, then dive into editing memos and spreadsheets, giving PowerPoint presentations, and managing your finances. But the Treo is not just about working on the go--make sure you have fun too. Watch movies, listen to music, take and send pictures and video, and play games. Get more out of your Treo than ever before with help from this handy guide.

  • Set up your preferences, navigate with the touchscreen and five-way control, and use preinstalled Treo applications
  • Discover advanced phone calling functionality such as conference calling and call forwarding
  • Connect wirelessly to cellular data networks, Bluetooth accessories, and through Infrared
  • Learn how to use Text Messaging/SMS, MMS, Sprint Picture Mail, and third-party applications
  • Listen to music, watch movies and videos, and play games
  • View and edit Word documents and Excel spreadsheets, give PowerPoint presentations, and read Adobe Acrobat files
  • Manage your finances and synchronize with Quicken and Microsoft Money
  • Secure your data and connections
  • Navigate with GPS
  • Synchronize with your PC, back up your Treo, and manage battery life
  • Add memory and expand your Treo's capabilities with new hardware and software

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Find out how you can transform your Treo 600 from merely an e-mail and telephone device into your mobile office and entertainment center. This easy-to-understand resource with step-by-step instructions shows you how to take full advantage of the powerful capabilities your Treo 600 possesses. Work on documents, spreadsheets, and even PowerPoint presentations, all on the go. And if you need a reprieve from work, listen to music--even make music--play games, watch a movie, or just surf the Web. With this guide showing you how, your Treo 600 can change your life.

  • Learn the basics, from navigating with the touchscreen and five-way navigation control to using preinstalled Treo 600 applications
  • Synchronize contacts, calendar, and other data between your Treo 600 and PC
  • Learn advanced phone features including custom ringtones, picture display, conference calls, speakerphone, speed dial, and hands-free calling
  • Take and send photos wirelessly, or download them to your PC
  • Manage your Treo 600’s battery life, and back up your data
  • Add storage memory, and use storage cards (SD and MMC) to swap files between your Treo and PC
  • Watch movies and videos, and play games
  • Listen to music and radio
  • Protect your Treo 600 from damage and troubleshoot problems
  • Find your way around with the Global Positioning Systems (GPS)
  • Manage your finances with your Treo and Quicken
  • Identify and minimize security risks and use third-party software to secure your Treo 600’s data and connections

About the authors: Derek Ball has authored over ten books on mobile computing and other emerging technology topics. He is CEO of Sonic Mobility, Inc., which develops applications for mobile devices including the Treo 600. Dayton Foster is Vice President of Research and Development for Sonic Mobility, Inc., which develops applications for mobile devices including the Treo 600. Technical Editor, Michelle White, is a Senior Product Manager at palmOne and was the lead Product Manager for the Treo 600. She was responsible for the IBM WorkPad line of handhelds at Palm Inc., Handspring Visor, Visor Platinum, Visor Edge, Treo 90 and most recently the Treo 600.

With a foreword by Mitchell Kertzman of Handspring

About the Author:

Derek Ball is a world recognized expert on mobile technologies and has worked closely with Handspring and Palm during the development of the Treo platform.

Dayton Foster is Director of Mobile Technologies for Avocent Corp. He has extensive experience with all aspects of mobile devices.

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Ball, Derek, Foster, Dayton
Published by McGraw-Hill Osborne Media (2006)
ISBN 10: 0072262494 ISBN 13: 9780072262490
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