[NTLK] Is there a way to beam from emate to Mac via IR?

Forrest newton_phoenix at mindspring.com
Wed Jun 12 11:08:30 EDT 2019

Yes; I now seem to recall a discussion here on NTLK some time ago—years—about that software.

Perhaps a search through the archives for posts about it would yield a result. I would search for the word “beam”—speaking as someone who has done such searches in the past.


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> On Jun 12, 2019, at 3:46 AM, Jon Glass <jonglass at usa.net> wrote:
>> On Wed, Jun 12, 2019 at 10:14 AM Forrest <newton_phoenix at mindspring.com> wrote:
>> I thought the beaming feature was only useful in transferring between Newtons; that one of the (few) problems within the Newt’s design was that the format was not compatible with anything else.
>> I recall reading this somewhere. I don’t, however, recall ever actually trying to beam to a Mac, so I could well be wrong. Perhaps it was that feature did not work with WINDOWS computers.
> I used to beam notes from my Pismo, and packages to my Newt all the
> time from Pismo. In fact, I installed a mirror behind the Pismo so I
> could do the beaming without turning it around. I don't remember what
> software I used, though... It may have been third-party. That was
> looong ago
> -- 
> -Jon Glass
> Krakow, Poland
> <jonglass at usa.net>
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