Re: [NTLK] Testing MP2x00s?

From: Victor Rehorst (
Date: Mon Nov 01 2004 - 07:58:36 PST

Tom Stock wrote:
> I have two MessagePad 2x00's on the way and when they arrive I want to
> make sure they are functioning correctly before the 3 day test/return
> period is over. I'm new to the newton and these will be my first.
> Aside from the obvious (bad touch spots on screen, poor backlight, stuck
> pixels, etc) is there anything I should look for? Is there an easy way
> to test my MPs to assure that they are working correctly as described?
> Is there a diagnostics program, or something similar I could use to test
> the MP? I did search the archives but didn't come up with anything.

There sure is. It's called NewtTest, it's totally free, it was written by
Frank Gruendel who rocks the Newton world, and you can learn all about it and
download it right here:

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