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Does anyone have any idea how HotSync works on a byte by byte level, Does anybody have any documentation on the protocol

Over the past week, I have searched endlessly for documentation on the PalmOS HotSync protocol. I have tried many different search terms. I asked ChatGPT and it gave me some stuff on the packet ...
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Internet services that are still compatible with devices (phones/pdas from 2000-2007) [closed]

Though I can identify some technologies like following, I would like to know which ones will surely fail and which ones are worth to test on my old Palm, Symbian, WindowsCE,... Web Issues with ...
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Problem accessing Internet from old phones/PDAs (HTTPS, SSL, certificates, compatible services,....) [closed]

How to connect 18-12 years non supported OSes/devices to Internet? Specifically PDAs and phones, that are more limited to use additional components/accesories? (*) Answer related to computers can be ...
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How did the SysRandom work on Palm Pilot SDK 3.5?

I'm looking to port an old game I wrote for the Palm Pilot that relied on the SysRandom function with a predefined game seed. A player could enter a "seed" and the sequence of tiles would be ...
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Reusing original Palm memory cards

I have a number of non-functional older PalmOS devices (of the 68000 processor variety, not the later ARM processor models). I'd like to be able to reuse the memory cards from these in new ...
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CompactFlash driver for Sony Clié (Palm OS)

A Sony Clié (PEG-NX70V) has come into my possession. It runs Palm OS 5.0, and has both a MemoryStick slot and a CompactFlash slot. The latter is only designed for use with a WiFi card, as Sony ...
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Restore original ROM on PalmOne m515

I've recently bought an old Palm m515 PDA. It seems that the previous owner has removed some of the built-in applications like Calendar and Contacts from it, because when I want to start them it says ...
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How do I replace the battery on my Palm Zire 21?

My Zire 21 PDA's battery won't hold a charge for more than a few minutes. How do I replace it?