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Files will not open on PDA - Medion Pocket PDA MD41800

Had this PDA for a couple of years, but never used it. Have just started it up, and find that I am unable to open any of the pre-loaded Word template documents, or any docs/spreadsheets that I create, or transfer from my pc. I have created a very small pocket excel document, and it appears in the list of files on the pda, but if I tap on it, it does nothing, and if I hold the stylus on it, the menu that appears does not offer me the option to open it. What am I doing wrong? I phoned up the Medion hotline, and they told me to do a soft reset, then a hard reset. I have done both and it still has not solved the problem.

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  • Anonymous Nov 12, 2007

    My Palm Pilot used to send message that storage space is low and some applications will not run until additional storage space added. The programs will not open up at all,or if it does, they freeze.

    Please advise .

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    hp h1940 freezes each time i try to copy files to ip store or delete files

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I have motorola A 1200
when i access orkut.com through GPRS
It shows me an error of security High
Kindly telle me the security settings so that i can put it medium
Mail me at [email protected]

Posted on Feb 22, 2008

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Since you say you've had it a while and never used it before I suspect the firmware/software may be out of date. The apps that create documents/spreadsheets/etc change over time and the ability to open/read can be lost if you don't update your PDA. Check the website for the device maker and see if you can download updates. Another thing is to make sure you have installed the attachment reader software (if this is relevant) and turned on the ability to open such files in the settings for your PDA....sometimes for security or space conservation reasons this feature is not on by default. Check in "settings" "options" etc. Good luck hope this helps.

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