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Device Name not unique. This device name is already in use.

I let my Ipaq to discharged the battery over the weekend. Today, when I plugged it to my pc, to charge and sync., I chose "guess partnership" by mistake, and I started installing some programs. When I realized about my mistake, I unplugged it, and I plugged it again, and then I chose "standard partnership", when a window shows tha name of the device, and I click, the program displays the message:... "Device Name not unique. This device name is already in use. You must enter a different name for your mobile device". I don´t know what to do, since I need to sync. all my information, using Outlook from my pc.

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The name of the device is only what you want to call it, eg instead of ipaq call it tropflor, it's only a name in which the device is recognised by other devices and for sync purposes, but as in a pc, always back up your contacts and files, as pocket pcs are more likely to crash.

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