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.




2 posts

Wannabe Geek


Topic # 6607 8-Feb-2006 22:31
Send private message

A little help for someone just starting to use mobile computing.

I've got a QTEK 2200I and just started sending and receiving POP3 emails using a business account which I set up.

The emails that I have sent from the QTEK are in the POP3 account (not the Outlook one) Sent Items folder but I can't get ActiveSync to put them into the Sent Items on my desktop PC.

I've tried right mouse click on ActiveSync's Inbox / Setting / selected Sent Items but nothing gets transfered.

Create new topic
BDFL - Memuneh
59057 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 10339

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

Reply # 28031 8-Feb-2006 22:39
Send private message

Welcome to Geekzone... On the Pocket PC only the Outlook account is synchronised - other account types (POP3 or IMAP) are not synchronised at all. They only retrieve data from a server.

Sent Items on such accounts are not stored anywhere. If your company requires accountability, then you will have to BCC yourself or use the Outlook or an Exchange account.





Hawkes Bay
8477 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 28050 9-Feb-2006 08:12
Send private message

Interestingly enough, Gmails smtp server will dump all your outgoing mail into your account for storage/retrieval. (Although I realise this is not suitable for business use, maybe useful for other readers to know)




Visit http://www.thecloud.net.nz for New Zealand based Hosted Exchange, Virtual Servers, Web Hosting, FTP Backup & more.
(1GB free FTP storage, or larger plans from $5.75)
 
 - Setup your own mailserver at home on Ubuntu Server - full step by step howto here.
 - Have you seen this: Nathan "KFC4LIFE" Dunn.


 
 
 
 




2 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 28069 9-Feb-2006 11:00
Send private message

Hi Mauricio,

Thanks for your helpful reply. Actuaaly, I decided this morning I'd replace the QTEK 220 with a QTEK 9000 as it should offer web browsing and POP3 work at realistic speeds.

Don't suppose you know if the QTEK 9000 does what I want?

Hi Tony,

In fact I'm a fan of gmail, but, as you surmise, I can't use it for business.

THanks,

Maurice

BDFL - Memuneh
59057 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 10339

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 28070 9-Feb-2006 11:09
Send private message

The QTEK 900 will be faster, but the system is the same, so it will behave the same in terms of e-mail functionality.

I personally have one of these (branded as the i-mate Jasjar) and I am happy with it.

But for you to keep a copy of e-mails sent through the POP3 account you have to BCC: yourself.




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 »

Propel launch Disney Star Wars Laser Battle Drones
Posted 19-Nov-2017 21:26


UFB killer app: Speed
Posted 17-Nov-2017 17:01


The case for RSS — MacSparky
Posted 13-Nov-2017 14:35


WordPress and Indieweb: Take control of your online presence — 6:30 GridAKL Nov 30
Posted 11-Nov-2017 13:43


Chorus reveals technology upgrade for schools, students
Posted 10-Nov-2017 10:28


Vodafone says Internet of Things (IoT) crucial for digital transformation
Posted 10-Nov-2017 10:06


Police and Facebook launch AMBER Alerts system in NZ
Posted 9-Nov-2017 10:49


Amazon debuts Fire TV Stick Basic Edition in over 100 new countries
Posted 8-Nov-2017 05:34


Vodafone VoIP transition to start this month
Posted 7-Nov-2017 12:33


Spark enhances IoT network capability
Posted 7-Nov-2017 11:33


Vocus NZ sale and broadband competition
Posted 6-Nov-2017 14:36


Hawaiki reaches key milestone in landmark deep-sea fibre project
Posted 4-Nov-2017 13:53


Countdown launches new proximity online shopping app
Posted 4-Nov-2017 13:50


Nokia 3310 to be available through Spark New Zealand
Posted 4-Nov-2017 13:31


Nest launches in New Zealand
Posted 4-Nov-2017 12:31



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.