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Hotsync problem Every time I try to sync my palm I get an error message. It says "The connection between your device and desktop could not be established. Please check your setup and try again." I don't know how to fix this...

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Re: Hotsync problem

With a USB 1.1 machine .. try this ...My work around - disconnect ALL USB devices from the computer, NO multiport hubs, make a direct USB connection to one of the available open ports, then reboot the computer. Upon gaining control, then try to hotsync. If I had any other items connected or ran any other programs prior to hotsync, I was not able to perform a successful hotsync. The qwerks of the T5 and the sync conduits. Hope this helps Bob

Posted on Aug 10, 2007

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