Re: [NTLK] Newton Flash Card Battery

From: Frank Gruendel <>
Date: Sun Dec 02 2007 - 13:25:30 EST

> I have a 2MB Newton Flash Storage Card (maybe part number
> that I purchased with my MP100 years ago. I have just erased the
> and begun using it in my new MP2000. The MP tells me the card needs
> battery.

649-0005-A is a flash card that does not have a battery. What you
experience is a known bug in the Newton OS. See the Newton OS section
of the FAQs here:

Installing the latest system patch (710031) should fix this.


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Received on Sun Dec 2 13:25:31 2007

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