Re: [NTLK] A Newbie question please

From: Woody Smith <>
Date: Thu Sep 20 2007 - 17:17:39 EDT

some questions seem so easy but the world has changed in the almost
10 years since the Newton was discontinued.
File pad was designed to do what you ask.

Howeve,r who would a thought that the serial port would become
obsolete and that Apple would change their os. So read the wiki
connection at the bottom of this email and search connection.

On the other hand the Newton is a very nice package and I suspect can
do what you want once you establish the connection across the
decade. Many have including myself though I don't use either of
these data bases.


On Sep 20, 2007, at 3:19 PM, DWDMGUY wrote:

> Good day to each of you.
> I'm new here and need to ask a question or two.
> First, I'm a huge Apple fan, have been for many a year.
> Never got to own a Newton or eMate however.
> I am now beginning in a business whereas I could use a portable
> device, my 17" MBP is too big,
> and bring to clients homes for data collection.
> I would then like to "sync" this data to my Desktop Mac into records
> such as File Maker Pro.
> Would a eMate help? A newton. Etc????
> Thank you so much and looking forward to the group.
> Tom
> On Sep 20, 2007, at 4:11 PM, Oliver Leaman wrote:

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