[NTLK] I'v lost my soup index

Lord Groundhog lordgroundhog at gmail.com
Wed Sep 25 14:00:22 EDT 2013

~~~ On 2013/09/25 02:39, Bob Dudney at kosmicdollop at saber.net wrote ~~~

> Hi, Christian,
> SBM Utilities might be able to rebuild the index for you. Worth a try. First
> just run Doctor. I believe at least a couple other utilities also have these
> capabilities.
> <http://www.4shared.com/dir/17792228/c0e8a1d/SBM_Utilities.html>
> SBM Options allows activating freezing. As well as other freewares.
> To clone settings, including folders, copy "system" soup from internal store
> onto internal store of the clone. I'm not sure if you can just beam it across;
> that would be simplest.
> You can also use built-in backup function with a flash card, then restore to
> the other Newton. 
> Restore will, of course, erase then replace all system soup info on internal
> memory. That includes all sorts stuff, including registrations. Maybe all
> Owner info as well, including locations.
> SBM Utilities can also copy onto flash card, or at least backup.
> Good luck!

Thanks Bob, and thanks for the explanation.   I'll try SBM -- I was just
surprised that this Newton didn't already have freezing built in.



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