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Help with syncing cellphone with mac

by debsieling / March 12, 2008 6:06 AM PDT

I want to get a new cell phone that can sync with iCal on my mac. What kind of phone do I need and do I need to upgrade my cell service to include internet? Any help is much appreciated!

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Let's check.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 12, 2008 6:08 AM PDT

If your cell phone can do that. Whoops, what cell phone?

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sync with MAC
by lisah6625 / March 12, 2008 7:22 AM PDT
In reply to: Let's check.

That would be the iphone

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T-mobile contract
by debsieling / March 12, 2008 7:29 AM PDT
In reply to: sync with MAC

Unfortunately I am stuck in a contract with T-mobile for now. So no Iphone for me! Sad

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Syncing with a Mac
by lisah6625 / March 12, 2008 7:55 AM PDT
In reply to: T-mobile contract

I'm not a real techy person but the iphone is the on one I know of that can syn with ical. I don't have it because I don't need all the bells and whistles, and the price. I just sync my office mac with my home one via .MAC and plug in my phone calendar and thing I don't want to forget.

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What cell phone?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 12, 2008 7:38 AM PDT

Sorry for the hijacking response.

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syncing phone w/ mac
by tony.spranger / March 13, 2008 10:42 PM PDT

are you asking about a smartphone or a cell phone? if its a smart phone, i think you would want to check out missing sync for your mac.

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The Missing Sync
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 13, 2008 11:33 PM PDT
In reply to: syncing phone w/ mac
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Syncing
by lisah6625 / March 14, 2008 5:25 AM PDT
In reply to: The Missing Sync

cooool, but it doesn't look like it supports mine, a SE W580I. I though I was getting an upscale phone last Oct but it seems to be low on the pole. Sad

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plugins links
by lisah6625 / March 14, 2008 5:55 AM PDT
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I had seen this before and had downloaded the www.mroach.com only to find it a .zip that I had to go to a PC to unstuff and it wasn't anything I was interested in. I am going to try the http://mobile.feisar.com/plugins.html, it looks more MAC friendly. Thanks for the info.

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Odd. This discussion is about this phone and a Mac.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 14, 2008 6:13 AM PDT
In reply to: plugins links

If you need to discuss something else or jumped into someone else's discussion then I'd think about making your own discussion. This sort of hijacking can create confusion.

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You can try BitPim
by Jimmy Greystone / March 14, 2008 6:31 AM PDT

You can try BitPim which has a Mac version. You'll want to check the list of supported phones to see if yours is on there. From there you might be able to figure out something to get it into iCal or some other program.

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