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Can't synch my contacts, calendar, tasks or notes to my Palm m505

I recently got married and our IT department have changed my user name to my new married surname and since then I am unable to hotsynch. I've tried everything suggested in the manual and on this website eg. resetting, changing my user name in palm on my desktop but seem to be unable to rectify this. Any suggestions?

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In order to remove the username from your Palm m505 you need to go into memo pad, create a new document, now the ticky part, you need to right in grafitti a cursive L (hand written low case l) followed by tapping on the screen twice (will produce one period), then the number 5. To test this you can follow the same procedure but change the number 5 to number 4. You should end up with Handheld does not have a usernameand all of your data will still be retained in your Palm. Now when you go to synhronize on your computer select the new user on your computer.

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