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Old 12-26-2007, 03:29 PM   #1
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Plucker - trying to open new document

Hello:

I am trying to use Plucker on a Palm TX. It seemed to install ok. However, When loading new files onto my device I can't find/open them from Plucker. But I can see them in other reader softer that is already loaded...even ones I didn't expect!

I am not TYPICALLY a looser when it comes to figuring this this stuff out. But I am feeling like one now. I am starting to think something isn't installed correctly.

BTW...I noticed that the version I have is 1.6.2. I just downloaded it yesterday. Seems like it should have pulled a newer version.

Anybody have any advice?

Thanks,
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Old 12-26-2007, 04:08 PM   #2
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And the file were Plucker files?

I usually put my Plucker file in /PALM/Ebooks on either the internal memory (not the main memory but the partition that works as an external card) or on the external card.
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Old 12-28-2007, 04:23 PM   #3
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My Plucker files on the card end up under /PALM/Programs/Plucker. I don't keep them in internal memory, but they should be recognized by the program there as well. The should be *.pdb files. I don't use Plucker Desktop, but rather SunriseXP to put the files on my card, so I can't help you if Plucker Desktop's your thing.

Plucker on your Palm should be version 1.8 (or 1.9 if you download a more recent "snapshot" currently in development). Check the version on your palm, and if needed go to http://www.plkr.org/download and select your operating system near the top. I'm wondering if you're confusing the "Plucker Desktop" on your computer (which is version 1.6.2 for Windows).

I am a big proponent of SunriseXP (started the Wiki for it here on mobileread). I haven't used Plucker Desktop in a long time, but I found that earlier versions of Sunrise were much easier to handle. Check http://wiki.mobileread.com/wiki/SunriseXP_tutorial for more information on it. Good luck!

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