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Dec 11, 2010, 5:37 PM


Does this phone allow you to have a signature at the end of your texts? 🙂

Mar 10, 2008, 5:54 PM

i am the all knowing CENTRO-teric one...

any questions and concerns, please feel free to hit me up, and i will share my vast unparalell knowledge of such...
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Jul 7, 2009, 3:05 AM

centro on verizon?

They are selling this for only 9.99 now. I know it's been out for awhile and I'm wondering if it's because a new one is coming soon and they are trying to get rid of it??

Just wondering if it's worth getting now or will verizon have a new palm soon?? Thanks so much

Dec 8, 2008, 5:01 PM

Palm Centro 690 girl phone?

I've heard the Palm Centro's name tossed around as a "GIRLY PHONE"...is there any truth to this? Anything that makes it girly? There isn't any sparkles or stuff on it or some pink barbie thing that I'm missing right?

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Apr 16, 2009, 10:37 AM

Voice Dial with Verizon Centro

I'm puzzled by the reviews and published specs for the Palm Centro. All of them that I have seen show that voice dialing is not available on the Centro. However, I do have a voice dialing app that came installed on my Verizon Centro. I don't know if it makes a difference but I do have the latest firmware (Centro 1.03-VZW) installed.

I haven't given the voice dial a comprehensive test yet, however the things I haved asked it to do, it has done well, including opening apps and searching my contact list for a particular name.
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Jan 21, 2009, 11:23 AM

Palm Centro Activesync with Exchange 2007 does not pull mail sub-folders

Hello! We finally have setup a new Exchange 2007 server and have migrated my mailbox to it. I have a Palm Centro with Sprint and I have configured it for EAS. My Calendar and Contacts are sync'ing fine but none of my mail is coming down to the Centro. In my Exchange mailbox, I have organized sub-folders and I have rules to drop messages into appropriate sub-folder. Nothing is left in the "Inbox" except for messages which require client side rules. I have created corresponding sub-folders in my Centro (those sub-folders which are important to me to sync to my Centro). But still cannot pull down messages into them. What can I do to successfully sync mailbox sub-folders into my Centro.

One iPhone user, who we have migrated to the new...

Aug 22, 2008, 2:03 PM

Centro (Sprint) ver 1.07 update

Palm has released an update for the Sprint Centro. Ver 1.07. Has anyone updated their Sprint Centro?

Thanks in advance.
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Nov 2, 2008, 9:37 PM

Ring AND Vibrate

I know this maybe stupid, but does this phone have a ring AND vibrate function?
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Jul 23, 2008, 10:37 AM

changing the language to spanish

I need to know if it is possible to change the language on the palm centro for sprint to spanish. There arn't any settings on the phone to set to spanish like many other phones. Is there an app or a download that would allow me to do this?
2 replies

Oct 16, 2008, 11:32 PM

freeware for palm???!!!????

hellpp!!!!! 😁

Sep 30, 2008, 1:09 PM

phone as a modem problems Sprint

just tried to set up my phone as a modem into my XP laptop. started the mobile broadband connection manager and it keeps trying to dial out #777 everytime i try to connect. is there something that i'm doing wrong because this never works and it keeps trying to dial and never connects...

Sep 28, 2008, 3:45 PM

Communication Event Log???

My Nokia phones have a feature called the communication event log that lists all calls, both incoming and outgoing, as well as text messages and data transfers. This log is seperate from the call history or text history, so deleting an entry from either list would not affect the communication event log. I am wondering if there is such a feature on the Centro???

Sep 3, 2008, 9:41 AM


Does anyone know if this is capabile of being used as a modem on VZW's network?

Aug 22, 2008, 9:35 PM

not charging.

My wall charger works fine, always has. My car chargers works fine and it too always has. Every once in a while my charger cable for my computer will not work. This is unfortunate because i use my phone constantly. My car is at my house with my car charger in it and my wall charger is at my house. I am in another city and am relying on my cable for my computer to charge my phone. I have tried restarting my computer (that worked last time) and i tried my friend's computer and it wont work either... Any advice short of buying a new cable?

I love my phone and wouldn't trade it for the world. I just need this problem fixed.

Aug 21, 2008, 8:33 PM


I am a casual user...I have never had a palm device just reg cell phones. I use the calendar on that extensively.

Is the planner/calendar a lot different on this? More detailed? what is the cost for a plan for this...right now i am on a family plan for 79...do I have to purchase data?


Aug 19, 2008, 1:10 PM

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Aug 19, 2008, 12:54 PM

Palm dialpad

How can i customize the DIALPAD with different colors and the buttons under the wallpaper??

im NOT talking about the menus and stuff!!!I already have butterfly for that...but it doesn't change the dialpad colors or the colors under the wallpaper.

so what other program would i need to change the color of the dial pad and the buttons that say contact.voicemail.web, etc.??

please helpp!!

Aug 3, 2008, 10:49 PM

Incoming SMS color in chat window.

I have the palm centro for verizon and for some reason i cant seem to change the text color for the incoming SMS in my chat window. I can change the color of the label for my text but the incoming text is always a light purple. It might be a simple fix but i cant seem to find how to change it. Any help?
3 replies

Aug 12, 2008, 9:55 PM

Not Receiving MMS

I can send MMS with no problems but my girlfriend sends me pictures and I can't receive. I have the centro for verizon and have tried many other people's phones but i still do not receive any MMS. Is there a way to fix this?

Aug 7, 2008, 10:41 PM

Corded headsets

I just upgraded to the Centro and my old 2.5mm headset won't work in the Centro. Does it require a special headset or a special plug?
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