Archived from groups: comp.sys.palmtops (More info?)
At work I've got an IBM T42 Think Pad. When my Palm Z72 is in front of
the laptop, the laptop senses there is a computer close by and even
knows its name. I haven't set up any connections for either the palm
or the laptop. And, by the way, Bluetooth is turned *off* on the
handheld. The laptop actually makes a connection to the Palm and will
allow me to transfer files from the laptop to the Palm, and the Palm
recieves them -- again, Bluetooth turned off.
If I turn Bluetooth on and try to add a trusted device -- the laptop --
the Palm does not show any nearby devices. Even while it is connected
through the laptop's infra red.
What's going on here? I think it's pretty cool that I can transfer
files from the laptop to the Palm in this way, but I'd like to transfer
files from the Palm to the laptop, too. Any suggestions?