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Dell Axim doesn’t support serial connections?

According to threads from other Pocket PC websites, I’ve read that the Dell Axim doesn’t support serial connections. I am still confused as to how they could end up not having serial connectivity (If so) when both their user's manual and getting started guide say there is a serial cradle. Does anyone no if this Serial connectivity issue is 100% true? I really am not going to care much if true! But I would like to know. And there are many people who are looking forward to using their Axim with a Wi-Fi CF Card and Serial GPS.

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There is another thread on this board where a number of people talked about serial connections and alternatives. I also want to connect my existing AirMap 100 GPS via serial cable. The Dell moderator (Rollie) pretty much put an end to that thread by stating: "A serial cable is not available @ this time and when one will be available is unknown"

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