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Topic # 6607 8-Feb-2006 22:31
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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.

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Reply # 28031 8-Feb-2006 22:39
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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.





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  Reply # 28050 9-Feb-2006 08:12
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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)









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  Reply # 28069 9-Feb-2006 11:00
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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

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  Reply # 28070 9-Feb-2006 11:09
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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.




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