Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




17 posts

Geek


Topic # 4355 6-Jul-2005 19:43
Send private message


When I tried to access my online banking system, it gives an error saying that I need a minimum i.e. 5 while I have only i.e. 4

Can you please help me in obtaining i.e. 5 for imate pocketpc phone edition

Thanks

Create new topic
BDFL - Memuneh
58323 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 9771

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

Reply # 16344 6-Jul-2005 21:12
Send private message

This is actually the server side checking what version your browser is and enforcing that with some silly message. If your banking does not need Java, and uses some limited Javascript you might try using RegKing (Google is your friend) and change the User-Agent string that Pocket Internet Explorer reports to the server.

The server will think its dealing with Internet Explorer 6 and should go ahead.








17 posts

Geek


  Reply # 16347 7-Jul-2005 00:29
Send private message


Is Regking 100% safe, cauld it damage my device since it goes into dangerous terretories such as modifying the registry


 
 
 
 


BDFL - Memuneh
58323 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 9771

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 16355 7-Jul-2005 09:31
Send private message
961 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 16356 7-Jul-2005 11:31
Send private message

does pocket PC IE use a proxy???? just thinking ahead - that's one reason i'm not doing banking on my palm- the browsers requires a proxy.

BDFL - Memuneh
58323 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 9771

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 16357 7-Jul-2005 11:35
Send private message

taniwha: does pocket PC IE use a proxy???? just thinking ahead - that's one reason i'm not doing banking on my palm- the browsers requires a proxy.
Nope. It will connect directly to the source. Unless of course you configure a proxy server on your connection, in which case all traffic goes through that proxy. This is only used by companies though.




BDFL - Memuneh
58323 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 9771

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

Reply # 16358 7-Jul-2005 11:39
Send private message

...This is only used by companies though in some scenarios where they want filtering.

One thing Windows Mobile is good is administration - companies can use SMS 2003 to deploy policies and lockdown devices. With the new Exchange Server 2003 it is easier to maintain these policies OTA.




961 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 16360 7-Jul-2005 16:13
Send private message

ah.. so it's a real browser.

Most palm browsers, in their default mode, request via a proxy - and that proxy alters the html to make it more presentable on a small screen. The result is actually pretty good, with iframes and javascript and other stuff translated as best it can.

but... it means that some third party is listening in.. an SSL connection is between me and the proxy, and then from the proxy to the internet banking site. - and so i'm very wary of using it for some things.

but i digress again.

Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Nothing nebulous about Microsoft’s cloud-transition
Posted 21-Jul-2017 15:34


We’re spending more on tech, but not as much as Australians
Posted 21-Jul-2017 11:43


Endace announces EndaceFabric for network-wide packet recording
Posted 20-Jul-2017 20:49


Acorn 6: MacOS image editing for the rest of us
Posted 20-Jul-2017 17:04


HTC faces backlash over keyboard pop-up ads
Posted 19-Jul-2017 15:53


BNZ adds Visa credit cards to Android Pay wallet
Posted 18-Jul-2017 19:44


Still living in a Notification hell – Om Malik
Posted 18-Jul-2017 13:00


Duet Display uses iPad to extend Mac, PC
Posted 18-Jul-2017 10:58


PC sales could be worse
Posted 17-Jul-2017 07:34


Crypto-currencies, tulips, market bubbles
Posted 17-Jul-2017 06:38


NZ Tech Podcast: Big batteries, solar cars, cold war, IoT
Posted 16-Jul-2017 16:53


Vodafone Australia mulls Wisp alliance, NZ implications
Posted 13-Jul-2017 16:49


Rural health professionals see fibre pay-off
Posted 13-Jul-2017 11:52


Vodafone announces expansion of $5 Daily Roaming
Posted 13-Jul-2017 10:20


Intel unveils powerful Intel Xeon Scalable processors
Posted 12-Jul-2017 20:41



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.