From: Bill Davis (
Date: Tue Jul 04 2000 - 23:10:45 CDT

On 7/4/00 12:49 PM, [] wrote:

>I have a Newton 130. I use an external card, loaded with all kinds of
>goodies, including ALL my names and calendar items. A newly added package
>seems to be corrupt on the car. As it loads, it "locks up." I have a
>powerbook that has a PCMCIA slot. Is there a software package that allows
>access to a Newton flash card on a Macintosh?

No, there's no such package, for any platform.

>I know there is a way to freeze
>packages from loading by holding your pen on the screen during startup,
>however I cannot get it to work. Please help.

Describe how you're doing it; my guess is your instructions are wrong.

Did you check the Newton Community FAQ?

If all else fails you can open the Prefs icon, put the card in and it'll
allow you to erase it, then you can restore from your backup.

 - Bill

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