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Topic # 6183 3-Jan-2006 13:49
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Im fed up of having to right click on the bluetooth icon then left click receive on my PC to receive files from my PDA.
Is there a way of setting it up so it just receives what ever and when ever i send without having to do the above.
Many Thanks............

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Reply # 25653 3-Jan-2006 14:28
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Welcome to Geekzone... If you are using the Microsoft Bluetooth software then this is the way to go...










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Reply # 25655 3-Jan-2006 14:39
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What is the way to go i dont understand what you mean sorry......
Is there another way?
Please explain.....Thanks again.

 
 
 
 


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Reply # 25657 3-Jan-2006 14:51
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I meant this is the only way of doing a file transfer if you are using the native Windows Bluetooth software. some Bluetooth adapters come with their own software, and usually they are more sophisticated in terms of functionality.

Are you using the adapter's own software or the Microsoft Windows XP Bluetooth?







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Reply # 25658 3-Jan-2006 15:10
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Ok as we speak i have been installing its own sofware and now i can actually browse/copy and paste files my PDA.
Thats half the problem solved.
Now i can't see the files on my 1 gig sd card that is inserted in my PDA (XDA2i)
Cheers....
p.s.How do i upload a image here??i was trying to put a screen shot of what i can see for you to see???

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Reply # 25659 3-Jan-2006 15:26
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Good to hear half is done... The other half is not possible. The O2 XDA IIi uses the Microsoft Bluetooth software and if you are transferring from your PC then it will always go into the My Documents folder on the Pocket PC.

Re. image uploads - we don't have image uploads but you can host somewhere else and use img tags in the message to show the image.







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Reply # 25660 3-Jan-2006 15:40
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I have set up the XDA2i when taking pics or recording video/sounds to store them on my storage card, Therefor it automaticaly generated a My Documents folder on it and saves everthing on to it. So i thought it would show me that as well.
Before when i was using the cradle for he XDA2i and active sync i could see everthing on it and access it.
There must be a way...............
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Reply # 25661 3-Jan-2006 16:14
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ActiveSync is a different story - your Pocket PC is seen as an external drive, so you can have access to its entire contents. This is not so with the Bluetooth software in it.







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Reply # 25674 3-Jan-2006 20:41
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So is there a way of using active sync through Bluetooth to access my files on my XDA2i?
Instead of having to use the cradle, also what version is best?
Thanks..........

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