Re: [NTLK] newbee

From: NB <>
Date: Sat Apr 19 2008 - 10:35:05 EDT

Thks for the reply, I got it connected to an older PC i Had, works
fine, got NCU to work, now for the hard part - I would like to connect
ot WIFI I have a Microsoft MN-520 b card and it is 5 v - do you know
if it will work? I cant find it on the list and I am sure MS did not
make them they got it from someone, and maybe the driver from Whoever
will work, hate to have to buy one.
Why I got it out - well I read about you folks and been listening in.
Thks for the help.

On Apr 19, 2008, at 9:49 AM, Woody Smith wrote:

> Welcome to the list. What lead you to bring the Newt out of
> hibernation?
> The serial adapter and NCX is a good basic connection with my G4
> running Leopard.
> If you have a wireless network you might want to consider a wifi card,
> read wiki and follow links to assess compatibility.
> small flash cards can be borrowed or bought to get files necessary to
> bootstrap the Newt to ethernet/wifi. Just ask on this list and you
> will likely get an offer.
> Woody
> On Apr 19, 2008, at 7:18 AM, NB wrote:
>> i am new to this group, please be kind. i have brought my Newton 2100
>> out of moth balls ( had it since intro ) and would like to connect to
>> my macbook. is my best alternative to use a usb / serial connector
>> discribed in bootstrap ? i dont want to spend to much money and dont
>> have any ambitions ( syncing or anything like that ) just basic up
>> load a pkg maybe. i read the newbee guide on the wiki ( wow u folks
>> are good ! ) also, is there a on line forum or chat area on the
>> newton? thanks and i look forward to reading all of your interesting
>> newton info. I
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