PDAs forum: Compaq iPaq 3650

by: WildClay May 24, 2010 9:08 AM PDT

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Compaq iPaq 3650

by WildClay - 5/24/10 9:08 AM

I have two Compaq iPaq 3650 PDA's, one I recently got intended to be the replacement for the existing 3650 (I know it is 8 years old, but it works for me...)

What I am trying to find out is if there is a way to transfer everything, including the programs I have installed over the years from from IPAQ to the other.

I tried a backup/restore by the "new" 3650 is one firmware rev level higher (one I can't upgrade the other one too) and so restore will not restore to it.

I am using ActiveSync 3.7.1 and I can't upgrade it since neither version works past 3.8 on these and there is even some question about 3.8 so I did not want to risk it, beside the release notes do not say it addresses my problem.

In a nutshell, without reinstalling everything (of which I would be lucky to find 1/2 of anyway) does anyone know of a tool or way to move my installed apps without having to reinstall. (Copy is pointless since the reg would be missing everything.)

Any ideas?

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