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NOT COMPATIBLE WITH WINDOWS XP MEDIA CENTER ED.

bravescb81

Dec 26, 2006, 5:14 PM
I just go my Treo 700p for Sprint about 5 days ago. I tried to sync it with my computer and was unsuccessful. I found out through calling Palm and looking at their website that the Treo is compatible with Windows XP Office Edition and Windows XP Home Edition. I have Windows XP Media Center Edition, and they said it would not work with that edition. Is there anything I can do to get my Treo to sync because otherwise I'll have to bring it back? Please help me out
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Tzar33

Mar 1, 2007, 4:31 PM
I have the exact same phone from sprint and I have had no problem syncing it to my cpu. I also operate on a Windows Media center OS but, like I said, have had no problem hot syncing the phone. I use the cradle/plug that came w/the phone and it works fine? I know that's probably not much help, but I thought I'd share
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waterface

Jan 12, 2008, 8:28 PM
you are so very lucky, then. i was lucky too -- for a while. sprint sells it's treo's without ever asking if you have windows xp media center. i had a 650 for 1 1/2 years, and it failed (constant white screens and delays, it turned into a piece of worthless crap) but i had a full coverage so it was replaced with the 755. my 650 and the palm desktop software supplied with a disc worked fine for the whole time with the 650. i hot synced constantly (had to with the constant data entered to be safe with these unstable devices) and used a several sd cards with lots of pictures and files, and all backed up fine. i never knew it wasn't supposed to be compatible, as i was never told, and since it always worked, i never researched. but then i upda...
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