PDAs forum: Smartphone alternate uses, ideas?HTC PPC6800

by: butterflyhive December 4, 2009 1:21 PM PST

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Smartphone alternate uses, ideas?HTC PPC6800

by butterflyhive - 12/4/09 1:21 PM

I have the Alltel version of HTC PPC6800,(now in Verizon network) but I am not currently using it for anything. I use a different cell phone for making calls. I would like to use this device for something, but cannot find info on it's limitations and capabilities as a smart-device NOT on a service plan.

How can I access the registry? Can this device serve as an accessory to my PC? Maybe as a digital tablet? A keyboard? Can it be synced with my PC for offline use? Can I bypass the cellular provider and simply use it as a PC with my home internet service provider? Anything at all would be useful, as it currently just sits in a drawer.

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