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Recieving and sending E-mail

I have MSN Messenger on my Dell Axim X5 but I can't send any e-mails out from the device, or to the device either I can recieve them through Internet Explorer at my hotmail account only I am new to these devices so I don't have that much experience.
I setup my email address on the device but when I sign in I get and error message saying MSN Messenger: The MSN Messenger client you are using is no longer supported. An upgrade is available for download. would you like to upgradenow? When I tap yes it goes to another screen which this one says, Error: The requested URL could not be retrieved
While trying yo retrieve the URL: N/A
The following error was encountered: Connection lifetime expired
It has other things it says to long to type in and about Cyber Patrol to which my wife has on my computer.
I don't have a wireless card yet but I just want this up and running when I do, can you help me it you can, what other email software can I add if any since my device is an older model?









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  • mistryabc May 11, 2010

    how can i yse internate or email in my dell axim x5 pocet pc

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The Dell Axim X5 has Microsoft Pocket Outlook pre-installed, so use that instead of MSN Messenger to e-mail. MSN Messenger is just meant for instant messaging.
You can fill in your e-mailaddress and server-data, while offline, but to sign in with any of those programs you'll need an internet connection, so you first need to connect to a wireless network, that's in range. If there is no wireless network, you have access to, you'll not be able to use these programs.

What do you mean with a wireless card? Is there no wireless card in the PDA, or don't you have a wireless network? To set up a wireless network, you need a wireless router, or WLAN-router.

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