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Hi, i am wondering which information overrides which. For example, i have both in the palm and in outlook a doctor appointment. Then, I change the appointment time in the outlook. when i hotsync with outlook, can i specificy that outlook should override palm? what about vice versa? same issue with updating contact lists. i have treo 600 tmobile. Thanks.

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Re: override

What you're talking about is what is called a "collision" when it comes to syncing devices. You use the options in the hotsync manager to decide how to handle collisions.

Open Palm Desktop.
Go to Hotsync->Custom
Pick the outlook calendar conduit
Select if you want to synchronize intelligently, have outlook overwrite the handheld, or have the handheld overwrite outlook.

Typically if the treo detects both records on outlook and on the treo, and you've set it to synchronize intelligently, it will make dupliate records and post a message at the end of the hotsync operation.

Posted on Jan 25, 2008

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