Re: [NTLK] {NTLK] No newton tour?

From: Laurent Daudelin (
Date: Mon Mar 18 2002 - 00:43:13 EST

on 18/03/02 00:16, James Lopez at wrote:

> Hi Laurent,
> I'm using a MP130...downloaded the users guide for OS 2.O. from unna the
> smaller file (there's one thats 6megs and one around 2megs., I think
> because its formatted 2up)..looks like its for 130's all the hardware
> drawings are of 130 form factor. I've checked as much as I can doesn't
> seem to designate hardware.
> On Sunday, March 17, 2002, at 07:56 PM, Laurent Daudelin wrote:
>> on 17/03/02 00:37, James Lopez at wrote:
>>> The newton handbook says there's a newton tour app. I've tried every
>>> way they tell me to access it and I just can't find it. Is there
>>> something I'm missing here?
>>> I hit the reset button, and handbook said that should take me directly
>>> to the setup program where I could access the tour. Well reset didn't
>>> take me directly to setup app and when I access setup through extras
>>> folders there's still no tour. Doing something wrong?
>> Maybe... What Newton model do you have. Are you sure the handbook is for
>> your particular model?

As far as I remember now, the tour was on a read-only card that was provided
with the unit. As I understand it, you don't have it. The only thing that is
built-in is the "Writing Practice".


Laurent Daudelin            <>
Logiciels Nemesys Software

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