OS software: for Palm Pilot, Handspring Visor and
Document Viewers and Editors,
Graphics Viewers and more
Aportis Doc Pro
A must-have! It allows you to read
the thousands of freely distributed reference docs available
on the web. Docs are searchable and bookmarkable. You can also
make your own docs if you buy Aportis' software for doc-making.
Bundled in light and pro versions
with many Palm models. Think of it as the MS Office for the Palm
OS. That doesn't mean it's made by Microsoft, rather it allows
to read and edit MS Word, Excel and view/run Powerpoint presentations.
It also supports text files and .rtf files. The Pro version supports
Powerpoint and includes a bundle kit to view PDFs and images.
The Standard version allows you to transfer view and edit Word
and Excel docs (no Powerpoint).
A coverter plus reader for your Palm.
Converts text, Word files, images and html pages and downloads
them to your Palm. The reader app allows you to read ebooks,
docs and view images, so you don't need separate applications
for each of these on your Palm. Inexpensive.
A must-have on the Palm. Can be used
to read many freely available databases such as zip code, area
code and other databases. The pay-for version gives you the ability
to make your own databases which you can distribute.
Popular and powerful image viewer that can display
color, grayscale and b & w images, maps and etc.. The viewer
is free. You can also get a desktop app to convert and download images
to your Palm. Vertical and corporate solutions also available.
The slickest image cataloger and viewer. Supports
Video files .MOV, .AVI, .WMV .JPG, .TIF, .GIF, .PNG, .BMP. Has a
desktop program that allows you to convert image files and create
image catalogs that you can download to your Palm. They make similar
products for Windows and Windows CE PDAs.
An absolutely indespensible movie player if you have
a hi-res Clié or any color Palm. Plays movies in gMovie format
and Kinoma format. Supports Memory Stick, SD cards and full screen
playback. Player is free, Producer (available for both Mac and PC),
which allows you to make/convert movies is $30.
A must-have on the Palm. Can be used to read many
freely available databases such as zip code, area code and other
databases. The pay-for version gives you the ability to make your
own databases which you can distribute.
JFile includes support for encrypting databases,
movement to and from VFS memory cards, more color, calculated fields,
and more. A popular and mature product. There are several desktop
utilites that allow you to convert Access, Filemaker and CSV files
to Jfile. A desktop database reader is also available.
Popular offline web browser. Download specialized
web pages (called "channels") from your Mac or PC to your
Palm OS computer to read offline. Subscribe to the NY Times, Wall
Street Journal, Variety and other free channels.
Probably the most full featured Internet browser.
Supports cookies and 128 bit SSL encryption. By Handspring, but works
on any TCP/IP capable Palm OS device connecting with a regular or
wireless modem (including the Kyocera 6035 and Samsung I300 smartphones).
Does not work on the Palm i705.
Access your email using a Palm VII, i705, Omnisky
enabled PDA, or Kyocera 6035 smartphone. Supports multiple accounts,
including POP3 and Hotmail, usenet newsgroups and more! Simply a
killer app. Available as a web clipping app or your can use it via
a web browser. Yearly fee for service.
Primarily for the Palm VII and the Palm i705, but
will work on any PQA capable Palm OS device with a wireless or traditional
modem (smartphones, Palm OS devices running Palm OS 4.0 or greater
except the M100 & M105). Free. There's also a corporate edition
for sale which includes mail server software.
*also called WCAs and PQAs. These are web clipping
applications that can be used on the Palm VII, i705, Kyocera Smartphone
and any other wireless Palm OS PDA that supports web clipping. There
are over 1,000 available and they're free!. Check out Palm's site
PocketMoney- personal accounting software- very full
featured! Import and export data to MS Money and Quicken. They also
make MPG- a fuel milage tracker and CheckPlease which calculates
restaurant tips and bill splitting for those of you who go Dutch
Track your expenses while on the road and upload
them to your desktop or use with th eexpensable.com online service.
Does all calculations for you, memorizes expense types, calculates
mileage, handles split transactions and more.
Track your stock portfolio with StockPro. Shows how
much you've invested and how much you have earned for multiple portfolios.
Over 15 different statistics you can view. Allows you to get the
prices from the Internet delivered to your Palm Organizer either directly
by using a Palm Modem or indirectly by HotSyncing.
Use eWallet on the Palm OS platform to store, protect,
and back up your bank account info, passport data, credit card PINs
and much more. Encrypts and password-protects you info both on your
Palm OS handheld and desktop PC when you want it. Can also sync to
Secure your Palm using biometric signature verification.
Lock your Palm using triple DES encryption. Only your signature will
unlock the unit. Really works well, only $20, no codes or PINs to
One of the coolest launcher out there! Great user
interface, pretty to look at, with useful items such as a trash can,
beaming and recently used programs at your stylus tip. Supports Sony
hi-res, including NR70's hi-res+. Supports standard high res on all
Palm OS 5 devices.
Create comprehensive documentation on the go with
note creation, which can automatically include lab results, vital
signs, radiology/test reports, and portions of previous notes. Beam
Patient Tracker data to other users. Desktop counterpart available.
They make many other medical titles!
The Data Architect for Palm OS is a database code
generator for use with Metrowerks Codewarrior 8 for Palm OS. da Vinci
provides an interface for the design of Palm OS databases and generates
code in C which can be edited as needed in CodeWarrior.