Re: Setting up ActiveSync to two computers
From: Chuck (anonymous_at_discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: Mon, 4 Oct 2004 08:38:14 -0700
Thanks for taking a look at this, Chris.
I am using the same Pocket PC Name. Also, I have not
moved any PST files.
The problem is that apparently, both PCs assume they have
the most current information, so no option is provided to
replace all the items on the PC with the contents of the
Pocket PC...at least, not that I have found.
Since they as if you want to establish a partnership with
two PCs, you'd think they would provide this option.
This, I believe, is a deficiency in ActiveSync.
>With both PCs you need to use the same Pocket PC name.
Also, you should not
>copy the same PST file home before or after
>assumes that it is the sole method to move data between
the two PCs.
>Chris De Herrera
>"Chuck" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in
>>I just got a new PocketPC and I'm trying to set up sync
>> with my work and home PC. My work PC is current, so I
>> downloaded everything from it to my PPC.
>> However, when I try to set up a partnership with my
>> PC, it doesn't give me an option to replace everything
>> my home PC with everything on my PPC.
>> Surely, I'm missing something. What's the right way to
>> set up a parnership with a second PC?