Microsoft Reader 2.4 for Pocket PC

Microsoft Reader for Pocket PC 2002, Pocket PC 2003, Pocket PC 2003 SE
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    2.3 MB

      Microsoft Reader for Pocket PC 2002, Pocket PC 2003, Pocket PC 2003 SE

      This version of Microsoft Reader for Pocket PC (version 2.4) is compatible with:

    • Windows Mobile™ 2003 based Pocket PC and Phone Edition devices

    • Windows Mobile 2003, Second Edition based Pocket PC and Phone Edition devices

    • It is not compatible with Windows Mobile-based Smartphone devices or Windows Mobile 5.0 devices

    • Installation notes

      If you already have an older version of Microsoft Reader installed, you'll need to uninstall Microsoft Reader, then install the new version. If your version of Microsoft Reader is installed in ROM (which means it was preinstalled by the manufacturer), you cannot uninstall Microsoft Reader. You can, however, install a RAM version of the program with your ROM version.

      To ensure you've got the new version of Microsoft Reader on your Pocket PC device, follow these steps:

      1. Tap the Start menu, then Settings.

      2. Choose the System tab, and select Remove Programs.

      3. Highlight "Microsoft Reader.

      4. Tap Remove to uninstall Microsoft Reader.

      5. If Microsoft Reader does not appear in this list, your version is installed in ROM: you may continue through the rest of these steps.

      6. Download the latest version of Microsoft Reader.

      7. When prompted, indicate that you'd like to install Microsoft Reader. You'll need to confirm this option on your PC and on your Pocket PC. Be sure the device is cradled when you run the installation program.

      8. While your device is cradled, visit the activation pages to activate your Pocket PC: sign in, then choose Activate my Pocket PC.

  • Supported Operating System

    Pocket PC Software 2002, Windows Mobile 2003 software for Pocket PCs

      Operating System: Pocket PC 2002, Pocket PC 2003, PPC 2003 SE
      Memory: 2.236 MB free RAM
      Other devices: Microsoft ActiveSync® 3.5 or later

      1. Create a live ActiveSync connection with the device, and ensure that synchronization is working properly.

      2. Click the download link.

      3. In the File Download box, select Save this program to disk.

      4. Save the file named "MSReaderPPCUSASetup.exe" to your hard drive.

      5. When the download is completed, locate msreadersetup.exe on your hard drive and double-click the file to begin installation. Note: If you are running Internet Explorer 5.0 or later, a dialog box will appear when the download is completed, and you will be prompted to begin installation.

      6. After installation, you'll be prompted to activate your copy of Microsoft Reader. This important step is required to purchase premium eBook titles that have been encrypted for distribution through the activation process.
    • This release does not support Windows Mobile 5.0. To download a Windows Mobile 5.0 compatible release please visit the Microsoft Reader for Pocket PC website
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