Re: NTLK Dead Newtons

From: Laurent Daudelin (
Date: Fri Apr 28 2000 - 09:17:45 CDT wrote:

> Hello,
> I have a 120 and a 110, both of which I stopped using about 2 years ago.
> When I went to revive them, and replaced the AA batteries nothing happened
> (also tried the restart button. I assume that the other battery (CR 2032 3V)
> in now a goner too. I have purchased two replacement CR batteries and am
> ready to put them in. I assume that all that was on the Newtons are gone. I
> have backups on my Mac.
> 2 questions:
> 1) Are my assumptions correct so far
> 2) What do I need to do to reinstall the OS or is it on ROM

I'm a bit surprised that nobody seems to have answer those questions, but here it

First, you should really try to read the FAQ

Second, you're probably right in your assumptions. Check the FAQ for ways to
"wake-up" a dormant Newton. The OS being in ROM, there's no need to re-install

Laurent Daudelin
Developer, Adaptive Infrastructure, CIS Fannie Mae
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