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by Username134 / July 29, 2006 10:37 AM PDT

What are some good additional imput methods other than the virtual keyboard and word recognizer provided on Windows Mobile 5 I can buy or download?

I am looking for something faste, and easeir to input messages and etc.

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(NT) (NT) Look up TENGO on google.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 29, 2006 11:41 AM PDT
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A wireless keyboard...
by John.Wilkinson / July 29, 2006 11:51 AM PDT
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The best input method for those who write more then a few notes is a nearly full-sized portable keyboard that connects to the PDA wirelessly (IrDA or Bluetooth) and then folds up to fit in your pocket.

Aside from that, other types of input include:
1.) The virtual keyboard that comes with Windows Mobile.
2.) A third-party virtual keyboard, such as Resco Keyboard
3.) Regular handwriting, using Notes (included) or third-party software.
4.) Transcriber, the utility included in Windows Mobile that attempts to convert your handwriting into ptyped text.
5.) Letter/Block Recognizer...similar to $4 and included in Windows Mobile.
6.) Third-party voice recognition software, though I must say I haven't found any decent options for the PDA.
7.) A small snap-on keyboard...think of the keyboard built into a Palm treo, the Motorola Q, etc. This option varies from model to model...it's designed for a specific PDA only.
8.) Through the use of your computer...you can access and use your PDA through your computer using a third-party program such as Pocket Controller.

Hope this helps,
John

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Nod. Have a keyboard for one of my PDAs and...
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 29, 2006 9:09 PM PDT
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It was the best note taker setup I ever had.

Bob

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