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Re: Digest poqetpc.v003.n069 by Michael Fetterman <d005041c@xxxxxxxx>


From: Michael Fetterman <d005041c@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Digest poqetpc.v003.n069
Date: Sun, 25 Apr 1999 12:24:52 -0400 (EDT)
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What sort of port(s) is on a Poqet PC Plus as out of the box (proprietary 
as on the Classic or generic ?)


     Michael Fetterman
  d005041c@xxxxxxxx

 The problem with the Universe is 
 NOT that it DOESN'T make sense, but 
 rather that it ALMOST makes sense..

                      Lord Rutherford

On Sat, 24 Apr 1999 poqetpc-errors@xxxxxxxx wrote:

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>     001 - "Archivis, Lord of Archiv - Re: Intro and Where Can I Get a Serial Adaptor For PC Plus
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> From: "Archivis, Lord of Archivon" <archivis@xxxxxxxx>
> Subject: Re: Intro and Where Can I Get a Serial Adaptor For PC Plus
> Date: Sat, 24 Apr 1999 00:25:08 -0500
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> 
> Well I'm quite pleased with my Poqet PC Plus now that I've gotten 
> some software on it at last.  However, the cobbled-togather RS232-
> DS-9 adapter allenwrenched onto the back of my poqet is most 
> unwelcome and if i could find a better adapter for it i'd be thrilled.  
> 
> > 
> > Hi Everyone,
> > 
> > Just joined the mailing list! I am a proud new owner
> > of a PC Plus bought from CA Digital last week.
> > 
> > I was looking for a handheld PC because I will be
> > traveling a lot this summer and needed something
> > to type with. I wasn't too enamored by Win CE.
> > During my research on the web, I discovered there
> > were DOS-based handhelds available and eventually
> > came across Bryan Mason's Poqet website.
> > 
> > I have read through the FAQ, the tech manual and
> > searched through the mailing list archives.
> > 
> > The reasons I bought the PC Plus.
> > The PC Plus is relatively inexpensive
> > compared to the newer Win CE machines.
> > It is small and light, comparable to the Win CE machines
> > with a keyboard. It is DOS based and I have tons
> > of DOS programs. :)
> > 
> > The only problem I have is finding the serial adaptor
> > for the RS-232C port. The connector on the back of the PC Plus
> > is non-standard. Bryan's website does not mention this at all.
> > 
> > Can anyone tell me where I can obtain this adaptor???
> > This is one piece of hardware that would make my PC Plus
> > really useful.
> > 
> > Right now, I'm using the Poqet to write text files but
> > eventually plan to access email and fax with it once I
> > get the proper adaptor. In fact, I'm writing a review
> > of my experience with the PC Plus (typing it on the PC Plus
> > of course :) ) for these last few days. Coming soon.
> > 
> >  Al
> > 
> > 
> > 
> 
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